2018 President Katharine Schopflin on the award to encourage new speaking talent at the SLA Europe Conference

2018 President Katharine Schopflin on the award to encourage new speaking talent at the SLA Europe Conference Anticipating our first Conference (5th-6th September, Cambridge, UK), SLA Europe have been mindful that large conferences often miss out on great speakers because the cost of attending, even if the Conference place is free, is out of reach […]

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Save the Date and CFP: Internet Librarian International and Taxonomy Bootcamp London

Save the Date and CFP: Internet Librarian International and Taxonomy Bootcamp London SLA Europe is pleased to announce that we have once again partnered with Internet Librarian International and Taxonomy Bootcamp London in 2019. ILL – now in it’s 21st year – brings together the best in library innovation through case studies and the sharing of […]

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SLA Europe – Career Stories – Working Internationally

Thank you to Tim Palmer for this review. Tim is a recruitment consultant at CB Resourcing. Despite the impending threat of Storm Gareth later in the evening, it was another excellent turnout for the 3rd annual Careers Stories Evening, hosted once again at the Business and IP Centre at the British Library. Last March, the theme […]

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SLA EUROPE 2019 CONFERENCE – RESERVE THE DATE!

Many thanks to all who contributed to our survey back last October inviting comments on plans for the very first SLA Europe Conference and congratulations to Michelle Bond who was the lucky winner in the draw of those who responded. Michelle wins £25. Your answers were very helpful in informing our thinking about this event […]

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SLA Europe – review of 2018 by departing President, Katharine Schopflin

2018 was SLA Europe’s year of listening to members and working to shape ourselves into the world’s best value organisation for information professionals. Before I outline our main achievements, I must pay tribute to the SLA Europe Board and sub-committees. We simply couldn’t do what we do without them and everything listed below is very […]

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SLA White Paper – Assessing Corporate Health with Machine Learning

Assessing Corporate Health with Machine Learning Dr. Andrew Duchon Director of Data Science at Manzama, Inc. Business development and competitive intelligence both require understanding what is happening with client companies, prospective clients, and even entire industries.   One attorney (or any B2B salesperson) might have 10 clients and 90 prospective clients, each of those might have, […]

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Event Review – News on News: University of Liverpool in London, 21st November 2018

Our thanks to Stéphane Goldstein who kindly agreed to write this review and to the sponsors Manzama for making the event possible.  Stéphane is the founder of community interest company InformAll, which promotes the relevance, importance and benefits of information literacy in the library world and beyond. The University of Liverpool’s rather swanky London building was once […]

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Wednesday 21st November 6pm-9:30pm News on News

November 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm News on news News on the key developments in news and current awareness News and current awareness provision are the backbone of many information centres. Whilst seasoned info pros talk about changes from the days of cutting, gluing and photocopying news articles, substantial changes are impacting news and current awareness […]

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