Event: Corporate Information Professionals: Building on the past and preparing for the future – London, Tuesday 31 March 2015

When: Tuesday, 31 March 2015 @ 18:00 – 21:00 pm Where: University College London, London WC1E 6XA SLA Members: free Non-members: £15.00 Please register via Eventbrite   Drawing on the content of their recently published title A Handbook for Corporate Information Professionals Katharine Schopflin (editor) and Andrew Grave will present and lead a discussion entitled Corporate Information Professionals: Building on […]

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SLA supports new information professionals

SLA’s First Five Years Council (SLA FFY) provides support for new information professionals through their social media endeavours and via special events — both online and off. If you’re within the first five years of the profession or a student just beginning your career in the field, please join the FFY community! Any advice you have will be really helpful to […]

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SLA Europe family: Penny Leach, a longtime supporter, reflects

Penny Leach, a procurement specialist in the management of electronic information resources, is currently managing vendor relations for Business Information Services at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. She kindly shares her thoughts and experience on volunteering with SLA Europe. Last year, I finally decided to resign from the Board of SLA Europe. I’ve […]

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Webinar on Social Media, 2 April 2015

Listen to Me: How to Perfect Your Voice on Social Media for Maximum Engagement Date: Thursday April 2 Time: 5pm – 6pm London time (12 p.m.-1 p.m. ET) Speakers: Davis Erin Anderson and Cheryl Yanek Audience: Everyone Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5087571507443042306 Charge: FREE Hosts: IT Division and SLA Europe   The voice is what people hear on […]

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SLA Leadership Conference in Baltimore – report from John Coll

John Coll is President Elect, SLA Europe and will take over as President in January 2016. This is his account of his trip to the SLA Leadership Conference in Baltimore last month. The SLA Leadership Summit is an annual event and opportunity for new unit leaders to meet SLA staff and Board members. Around 200 […]

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Getting to SLA 2015 in Boston – ECCA deadline and more!

The SLA annual conference in Boston may seem like an unobtainable dream for members based in Europe. However, each year, thanks to the generosity of different SLA Chapters, opportunities to apply for awards are made available to SLA members. SLA Europe’s ECCAs (Early Career Conference Awards), thanks to collaboration with the Legal Division and Competitive […]

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Book now for the open day for early career info pros

Booking has now opened for the annual open day for new professionals, organised jointly by SLA Europe, BIALL and CLSIG. New professionals, graduate trainees, early career librarians and students are all welcome – spread the word and pass on the link! https://gradopenday.eventbrite.co.uk The day will include speakers from a wide range of professions, representing consultancies, […]

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Event Review by Catherine Bryan: Winter Warmer Quiz

Our thanks to Catherine Bryan, who kindly accepted to offer a review of the Winter Warmer Quiz that took place a week ago in London. Following a 20 year career in the City, most recently managing the EMEA and APAC research teams at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Catherine Bryan is setting up her own company, […]

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Open day for new professionals with SLA Europe, BIALL and CLSIG

SLA Europe, BIALL and CLSIG are pleased to invite new professionals, graduate trainees, early career librarians and students to their joint Graduate Open Day 2015 at CILIP HQ. The day will include speakers from a wide range of professions, representing consultancies, law firms, the medical sector and many more! There will also be a library tour and networking opportunities. The […]

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