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Job shadowing: Rachel and Jen

In March 2019, using our job shadowing page, Rachel contacted Jen and arranged to shadow her at Leeds Beckett University. Rachel has shared her thoughts about the day. Jen is … Continue reading

April 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Job shadowing: Caitlin & YiWen

Caitlin McCulloch and YiWen Hon, Knowledge Resources Manager in the NHS, spent a day together after Caitlin found YiWen’s details on our job shadowing list.  Caitlin: I’d spoken to YiWen on Twitter … Continue reading

August 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Job shadowing : Surekha & Matt

Thanks to Surekha Agarwal for sending this write up after her shadowing experience with Matt (from Cafcass). Surekha When I arrived at Cafcass, I was given a warm welcome by Matt. … Continue reading

February 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

What happens when a New Qualified (NQ) Health Librarian visits a biomedical research centre for a day?

Lucy Sinclair, Assistant Librarian at Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust, and Frank Norman, Head of Library and Information Services at the Francis Crick Institute, spent a day together after … Continue reading

January 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Job shadowing : Erica & Helen

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 · 2 Comments

Top tips: Starting a library and information post-graduate qualification

If you have just started a library or information course (BA, BSc, MSc, MA, PGDip etc.) then you might find the following tips from Library and Information post-graduate alumni useful. They’ve … Continue reading

September 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

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