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ECCA winner Rosie Hare’s conference reflections: Part 1

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 […]

Member interview: Meghan Jones, 2014 SLA Conference Scholar award winner

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.

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.

Getting to #SLA2014 – Presenting a poster at the SLA Annual Conference

Geraldine Clement-Stoneham, Knowledge and Information Manager at the Medical Research Council UK, and kindly provides some guidance on how to present a poster at the SLA Annual Conference.

Getting to #SLA2014 – Legal Division travel grant

The Legal Division of the Special Libraries Association is offering a travel grant to attend the 2013 SLA Annual Conference & INFO-EXPO in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada from June 8–10, 2014.

Getting to #SLA2014 – Joe Ann Clifton Student Award call for applications

his award is intended to promote participation in the SLA Annual Conference by an exceptional library science student. The award recipient will receive a 1-year student membership in SLA and expenses to attend the annual conference in Vancouver!

Getting to #SLA2014 – Early Career Conference Awards call for applications

SLA Europe is pleased to offer three opportunities for current European library and information science students and new professionals (those who have been working in the field for less than five years) to attend the 2014 SLA Conference in Vancover.

Video interview with Deb Hunt and Guy St. Clair

Our SLA Europe reporter Dennie Heye interviews SLA President Deb Hunt and SLA Past-President Guy St. Clair, on their joint session presented at SLA 2013 on how to increase the relevancy level of your library.

Getting to #SLA2014 – The Bonnie Hilditch International Librarian Award

The Bonnie Hilditch International Librarian Award, sponsored by the Science-Technology and Engineering Divisions, is presented to a librarian outside of the United States and Canada. The purpose of the award is to provide an opportunity for a librarian outside of the United States and Canada to attend the annual Special Libraries Association (SLA) conference. The […]

Getting to #SLA2014 – Kate Arnold on why you should attend SLA 2014 in Vancouver

This is one in a series of posts on how to get to the SLA 2014 conference in Vancouver through a variety of awards offered by SLA. In this post Kate Arnold, about to start her term as SLA President for 2014, reflects on the benefits of attending the annual conference.


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