Our thanks to Helen Lippell who kindly accepted to offer a review of the SLA Spring Social event, which was sponsored by CB Resourcing and took place earlier this month in London. Helen is an independent taxonomy, search and metadata specialist. She is the programme chair of Taxonomy Bootcamp London, which will take place on 17th and 18th October of this year.
Marie Cannon is the forthcoming President for SLA Europe taking on her new role from January 2017. In this post she shares some background details about herself as well as her thoughts on her new role. Tell us how you started off in the information profession? After studying a degree in Philosophy and Literature at the University of Warwick, […]
Members of of the SLA Europe email discussion list will know that this list was retired on 1st August. We’d like to thank everyone who contributed over the years and helped keep the list useful, polite and fun. There are still plenty of places where we can keep the discussion going and continue to share […]
All SLA Europe members are invited to join us for our virtual AGM on Tuesday 22nd March at 13:00 GMT. This is your chance to let us know how we are doing, as well as to catch up on our achievements in 2015 and plans for the rest of 2016. The President’s report, Treasurer’s report […]
All SLA Europe members are invited to join us for our virtual AGM on Tuesday March 17th at 12.30 GMT. This is your chance to let us know how we are doing, as well as to catch up on our achievements in 2014 and plans for the rest of 2015. The President’s report, Treasurer’s report […]
Dear SLA Europe, As Past President and Nominations Chair for SLA Europe, I would like to request nominations for the position of SLA Europe President Elect for 2015. The role of President Elect is a 3 year commitment; you will be required to stand as Chapter president in 2016 and past president in 2017. […]
SLA Europe member and previous ECCA winner Sarah Wolfenden, currently a Subject Liaison Librarian at Brunel University, kindly takes some time to tell us about her upcoming presentation at Internet Librarian International 2014, her views on the profession and the benefits of becoming a volunteer. Sarah keeps a regular blog at The Wolfenden Report and can be found on Twitter as @SarahWolfenden
On the 4th of September, SLA Europe hosted a panel discussion on the FT/SLA Survey. The panellist were Sarah Farhi (Allen & Overy), Janice LaChance (SLA) and Stephen Phillips (Morgan Stanley) and they discussed the survey’s 12 Action points with examples from their own experience. Watch the discussion in full below. The event was kindly […]
Helen Doyle, Treasurer of CILIP’s Catalouging and Indexing Group (CIG) and Information Officer at Norton Rose Fulbright, tells us about her first experience of an SLA event.
Tracy Z. Maleeff is our guest in this episode of the SLA Europe podcast. Tracy won the inaugural Dow Jones Innovate award and is currently the conference chair for the SLA conference in 2015. She is the library resources manager at Duane Morris LLP in Philadelphia and is an active SLA member. In this interview, Dennie Heye […]