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Interview with Sci-Tech award winner Niamh Tumelty

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 […]

Event Review: New Professionals Guide to Knowledge Management in Legal Services

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 […]

New podcast interview with Kate Arnold

Dennie Heye talks to Kate about her recent travels to SLA and other events around the world

Event review: Graduate Open Day

Our thanks to Alana Farrell for writing this review of the Graduate Open Day. Alana is studying for her MSc in Information Science in City University. In her spare time, she writes for her blog about Rediscovering Culture. You can also find her on LinkedIn. On Tuesday the 10th of April, a group of new professionals […]

President’s Update – April/May 2014

I have thoroughly enjoyed my first 3 plus months as President of SLA Europe. The SLA Board and Committee members continue to put in many volunteer hours to ensure our chapter remains active and relevant. SLA Europe continues to receive global recognition for its efforts and for its members. The accolades over the past three […]

Meet the ECCA 2014 winners

Earlier this month, we announced the winners of the SLA Europe Early Career Conference Awards 2014. The winners are Michelle Bond, Rosie Hare, and Lindsay Robinson and are co-sponsored by SLA Europe, Academic Division, Leadership & Management Division, and Legal Division (supported by Jones McClure Publishing). Michelle, Rosie, and Lindsay will be attending the SLA […]

Wednesday 7th May – New Professionals Guide to Knowledge Management in Legal Services

The Special Libraries Association are delighted to announce their very first event in Ireland.

Interview with ASLIB award winner Anneli Sarkanen

To celebrate National Libraries Day 2014 #NLD2014, ASLIB requested nominations for an information professional to receive flowers, and our very own Anneli Sarkanen won the award for her outstanding work at FieldFIsher Waterhouse and her voluntary work for BIALL and SLA.

Interview with award winner Ruth Jenkins

Ruth Jenkins has been awarded a travel bursary by the John Campbell Trust to attend the SLA Conference 2014 in Vancouver. Ruth tells us about the award and her recent move between sectors.

Early Career Conference Awards 2014 – winners announced!

The SLA Europe Board is pleased to announce the winners of the SLA Europe Early Career Conference Awards 2014. Congratulations to Michelle Bond, Rosie Hare, and Lindsay Robinson. All three winners will attend the SLA Conference & INFO-EXPO in Vancouver from 8-10 June 2014. Michelle Bond is a trainee faculty librarian at Liverpool Hope University […]


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