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Interview: Lisa Jeskins on working abroad

How did you first become involved in the library and information profession? I had the world’s worst career advice at university. A man came into a room of 400 language … Continue reading

January 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Interview: Phil Gorman, Technical Services Librarian at the House of Commons

Phil, a Technical Services Librarian, has answered some of our questions about his library career and the skills he uses in his current role. Can you tell us a bit about … Continue reading

October 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Interview: Sean McNamara – Policy and Digital Officer, CILIP Scotland

Sean, from CILIPS, has answered some of our questions about his library career and the skills he uses in his current role. Since this interview Sean has become the Acting … Continue reading

September 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Interview: Marie O’ Neill – Head of Information and Library Services, Dublin Business School

Marie is Head of Information and Library Services at Dublin Business School and has kindly agreed to answer our questions about her career path and how she got involved in the profession. … Continue reading

April 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Top Tips: Bursaries

Applying for Bursaries might seem daunting as a New Professional but they are an excellent way to attend conferences and events that are often financially out of reach. With the help … Continue reading

October 15, 2015 · 5 Comments

#NLPNYH Get Career Ready

It’s almost two weeks since our last event in Sheffield – how time flies! Once again we would like to thank the CILIP Yorkshire & Humber Member Network, particularly Emily, … Continue reading

April 3, 2015 · 2 Comments

‘Get career ready’ – collaboration with CILIP Y&H

We’re pleased to announce further details of our upcoming event, for which we are collaborating with the CILIP Yorkshire and Humberside member network. The event will take place at the … Continue reading

January 23, 2015 · 2 Comments

Interview: Kathryn Oxborrow – Senior Tutor at Victoria The University of Wellington

Kathryn Oxborrow is a Senior Tutor at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand. Kathryn is an active member of the Library and Information Association of New Zealand (LIANZA) and … Continue reading

January 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

University of Sheffield’s iSchool – Careers advice.

Recently I, along with Katheryn Oxborrow (Victoria University of Wellington) & Tom Kistell (Sheffield Hallam University) spoke to a group of students at Sheffield’s iSchool about careers an general advice on … Continue reading

December 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Interview: Megan Wiley – Acting Head of Information Services, Careers Service, University of Bristol

Following on from our last member interview with Sarah Mallen, Megan has given us an insight working in the careers service. Can you tell us a bit about your background? How … Continue reading

August 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

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