Category Archives: Weblogs
Rosie Hare is the recipient of one of our 2014 Early Career Conference Awards in partnership with the Leadership and Management Division, and got to attend the SLA 2014 Annual Conference in Vancouver. This post is the second of a two part blog post on Rosie’s SLA conference reflections and you can find the first post here. As […]
Rosie Hare is the recipient of one of our 2014 Early Career Conference Awards in partnership with the Leadership and Management Division, and got to attend the SLA 2014 Annual Conference in Vancouver. This post is the first of a two part blog on Rosie’s SLA conference reflections, so look out for the second part coming […]
Meghan Jones, Chair of the Digital Communications Committee of SLA Europe, won the very prestigious 2014 SLA Conference Scholar award sponsored by LexisNexis. This award enabled Meghan to attend the SLA annual conference for the first time, which this year was in Vancouver, Canada. Meghan gives us her impressions of the conference, and provides some advice for professionals considering switching sectors.
Our thanks to Sarah Wolfenden for this recap of her time at the 2014 Perfect Information conference. Sarah won the PI and SLA Europe Professional Development Award 2014 and presented a session as part of the conference. Her session was reviewed previously. It was a Tuesday evening in early May and I found myself at […]
Seema Rampersad, Senior Business Researcher and Service Manager at the British Library, kindly tells us about her extraordinary travels, her experience of switching sectors and the British Library’s research on what the research needs landscape will look like in 2023.
SLA 2014 starts on Sunday the 8th of June and below is a round up of SLA Europe members who will be speaking or receiving awards or honours at SLA Conference this year. Events: SLA Europe has organised the SLA Spotlight Session: Working Across Cultures and is co-hosting the International Reception. Tracy Z. Maleff will […]
Event Review: Excelsior: Moving Upwards with the Customer Service Excellence Standard with Sarah Wolfenden
Our thanks to Karen Tulett for writing this review of Sarah Wolfenden’s SLA Europe & PI Professional Development Award conference session. Karen is Director of EMEA BIS, Publishing and Translation Services at Morgan Stanley. Sarah’s post on her experience at the PI conference will follow soon. Sarah Wolfenden was the winner of the PI and […]
Niamh Tumelty, engineering librarian at the University of Cambridge, won the SLA Science-Technology and Engineering Divisions’ Bonnie Hilditch International Librarian of the Year Award, and will be attending the SLA Conference in Vancouver next month. Here, she talks to us about her background and what winning the award means to her… Can you tell us […]
Our thanks to Shona Thoma for writing this review of the New Professional’s Guide to KM in Legal Services. Shona Thoma graduated from University College Dublin in 2013 with a Masters in Library and Information Studies. She is currently working for Trócaire, an International Development Organisation, as Knowledge Management Intern. Shona writes about all things […]