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Take the floor – NLPN info

The ethos of NLPN is to create a network for new and future library professionals, a network where, collectively, we can explore and develop our knowledge and practical skills in … Continue reading

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NLPN Info – Saturday 18th November

Join us on Saturday 18th November 2017 10am-4.30pm for our next event, NLPN Info. Our event will be held at the Methodist Hall in Manchester’s Northern Quarter. This time we are … Continue reading

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International Clinical Librarian Conference 2017 : a report from a career changer

Rebecca Scott, Clinical Librarian at Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust attended the International Clinical Librarian Conference this year and has provided us with a write up of her experience. Back … Continue reading

October 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Interview: Emily Wheeler – Learning Advisor, The University of Leeds

Emily, a Learning Advisor and a co-founder of LISDIS, has agreed to answer some of our questions about her library career and the skills she uses for her current role. … Continue reading

October 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

10 New Professional sponsored places at ILI2017

*** UPDATE: we have drawn the winners for this (29/9/17)*** The organisers of Internet Librarian International have contacted us about an exciting opportunity for new professionals to get a taster … Continue reading

September 13, 2017 · Leave a comment


So it appears to be MOOC season (or it was when I started this!). My previous success rate with MOOCs isn’t great; I signed up to the LIHNN MOOC on … Continue reading

September 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

The argument against Chartership by Jen Bayjoo

After observing a Twitter conversation discussing the merits of professional registration we thought we would tackle the subject of Chartership, looking at the reasons for and those against. The second part of this … Continue reading

August 16, 2017 · 3 Comments

The argument in favour of Chartership by Daniel Livesey

After observing a Twitter conversation discussing the merits of professional registration we thought we would tackle the subject of Chartership looking at the reasons for it and those against. The … Continue reading

August 7, 2017 · 1 Comment

Job shadowing

Thanks to Erica Brown for sending this write up after her shadowing experience with our Helen. What exactly do librarians do all day? I was delighted to see the NLPN … Continue reading

July 28, 2017 · 1 Comment

We are 5 :)

As you may know NLPN has recently turned five years old, we thought it was time to do an interview with the founders covering what we’ve been up to in … Continue reading

June 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

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