Category Archives: Weblogs
There is a lot to report from across the SLA Europe Chapter since my last post two months ago. As we careen towards 2014 and Kate Arnold’s presidential year, SLA continues to develop its “beyond borders” strategy. This has seen a number of Chapter members invited to contribute to HQ activities resulting in some changes to our Board for 2014.
Anneli Sarkanen, Senior Information Officer at Field Fisher Waterhouse and SLA Europe committee member, reviews the SLA Europe event ‘Bridging the Gap’ at the International Librarian Conference 2013.
Here is one of Dennie’s interviews with Dr. David Milward, Chief Technology Officer of Linguamatics. David is an industry expert in natural language processing (NLP), and provides some insight in to challenges for search technology and possible break throughs in the close future.
SLA Europe, in conjunction with The International New York Times and ASLIB, are excited to present David Gurteen and Allan Foster’s Knowledge Cafe
In conjunction with ASLIB’s first conference, AKISS, SLA Europe are pleased to announce an evening with David Gurteen and Allan Foster.
My Great British Holiday by Tracy Z. Maleeff, newly appointed SLA Europe Chapter USA Regional Representative
I couldn’t believe my good fortune when I learned that for the second year in a row I would have the privilege of representing SLA’s Legal Division at the BIALL conference. After crisscrossing America to attend the annual conference in San Diego, I jetted off to Strathclyde for the beginning of my Great Britain adventure.
Jill Cousins, Europeana Executive Director, and Beth Daley, PR and Editorial Officer kindly discuss the challenges of developing Europeana, the world’s biggest cultural heritage database, and the importance of collaboration, interoperability and open access to cultural items.
SLA Europe and Information Today are pleased to present a panel session followed by networking drinks for Internet Librarian International delegates and SLA Europe members on Monday 14 October from 18.30 – 20.30 at the Hilton London Olympia. The evening is kindly sponsored by Springer. Our panel session will focus on “bridging the gap” by […]
Kat Allen, conference director for Internet Librarian International, gives us a preview of what to expect from this year’s conference…