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Online job shadowing: James and Christine

James and Christine, Research Services Officer and Electronic Services Assistant at the University of Manchester, share their experience of online CPD after James found Christine’s details on our job shadowing … Continue reading

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Decolonising the LIS curriculum: starting the conversation, a guest post by Briony Birdi

Decolonisation has become a key aspect my work as an LIS [Library and Information Science] academic and as the Co-Director of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion for the Faculty of Social … Continue reading

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Interview: Ingrid Francis, Enquiry Services Librarian at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Ingrid, Enquiry Services Librarian, has answered some of our questions about their library career and the skills they use in their current role. How did you become involved in the … Continue reading

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NLPN x SLA Europe: A write up by Megan Price

Megan Price volunteered to summarise our most recent event NLPN x SLA Europe. The presentation slides from the day are available via the hyperlinked titles. To catch up on the … Continue reading

February 22, 2020 · 1 Comment

NLPN x SLA Europe

We are pleased to announce that our next event ‘NLPN x SLA Europe’ in collaboration with SLA Europe (sponsored by CB Resourcing) will be held at The University of Manchester … Continue reading

January 8, 2020 · 3 Comments

NLPN x SLA Europe: Take the Floor

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

January 8, 2020 · 1 Comment

Job shadowing: Susan and Naomi

Susan: and Naomi, Academic Liaison Librarian for School of Management at Swansea University, spent a day together after Susan found Naomi’s details on our job shadowing list.  Susan: After first checking … Continue reading

December 4, 2019 · 1 Comment

Interview: Elizabeth Hutchinson, Independent Trainer (School Libraries)

Elizabeth, a Learning Resources Centre Manager, has answered some of our questions about their library career and the skills they use in their current role. Can you tell us a … Continue reading

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Interview: Barbara Band – School Library, Reading and Literacy Consultant

Barbara has answered our questions about her library career and current role. Can you tell us a bit about your background? How did you first become involved in the library … Continue reading

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Library Services Trust

We have recently added the Library Services Trust to the useful resources section of the blog and have tweeted about the bursaries they offer. Barbara Band, trustee and treasurer of … Continue reading

September 3, 2019 · 1 Comment

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