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Accolades and awards

After 5 years of #uklibchat, we are pleased and proud to announce these awards for our most avid contributors and longest standing supporters. We had the hardest time working out how to sift a … Continue reading

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#uklibchat Tuesday 6 September 2016, 18:30 – 20:30: Getting to grips with altmetrics

Our next #uklibchat will take place on Tuesday 6 September from 18:30-20:30 UK time. The topic will be “Getting to grips with altmetrics”.  Altmetrics offer new ways to support academic … Continue reading

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Feature #37: Altmetrics

Altmetrics authority Richard P. Hulser, Chief Librarian, Research Library and Archives at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County has kindly offered his peer reviewed paper and recorded presentation as a feature … Continue reading

August 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 5 years in review

As this summer marks 5 years of #uklibchat, we decided to use the August chat to get some feedback from you about what you would like to see us do … Continue reading

August 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 5th July: Librarianship across borders

The archive of this month’s #uklibchat on “librarianship without borders” is now available on Storify. Thanks to all who joined us for a truly international chat! It was fantastic to … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat Tues 2 August 6.30-8.30pm BST: 5 years in review

We are so pleased that we’ve made it this far. So, as we start our sixth year, we’d like to look back with you and review where we are. Let … Continue reading

July 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Reflections in the Twitter stream

Chairing chat sessions has tested everything from my typing speed to online social skills, as I have attempted to draw out promising ideas from the busy chatter on Twitter, picking … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Send us a selfie!

Today we are celebrating 5 years of #uklibchat.  Why not print off an exclusive #uklibchat selfie sheet, write down what #uklibchat means to you and tweet us a #uklibchatis5 selfie.  … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat is 5!

Today is the 5th anniversary of our first ever #uklibchat! #uklibchat started when a couple of LIS students got together to start a library Tweet chat back in 2011. Below … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Feature #36 Connections and Collaborations

To develop our careers, we all look to the support and inspiration of our colleagues, and at first these tend to be in your own sector and country, but a … Continue reading

June 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

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