Instant Ideas and Collaboration

Summary – 6th November 2012 – Supporting offsite users

1. What kind of off-site users do you deal with in your job – what contexts are they in? University students and staff. Looking for e-content: e-journals etc. Work at an … Continue reading

December 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat agenda – Tuesday 6th November 2012 – Supporting offsite users

If you’re interested in how to help your library users remotely – whether that’s in another part of a university campus, or a user in some far-flung corner of the … Continue reading

October 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

Summary – 4th August – Librarians and Publishers

1.a. Do you have much interaction with publishers in your day-to-day job as a librarian? (and is it positive?) 1.b. If there are any publishers taking part, what are your … Continue reading

September 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Agenda – Digitisation – 4th September

The latest #uklibchat discussion agenda is now available – please feel free to add your questions! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1HmuU6AqTqOYF4ytW44kxH6rqR2VHEl2mVxEYm8PyPBI/edit Our next chat is on digitisation and will be held on Tuesday 4th … Continue reading

August 28, 2012 · 1 Comment

Agenda – Librarians and Publishers – 7th August

The next #uklibchat is being held on Tuesday 7th August at the usual time of 6.30 – 8.30 pm UK time. This week we will be discussing  anything and everything … Continue reading

August 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Summary – 23rd February – Cataloguing and classification

1. What developments do you expect in cataloguing in the next few years? RDA – this will make people think about how data is used and displayed RDA – increased visibility will … Continue reading

May 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Agenda: 29th May – Libraries and Leadership

The next #uklibchat will be on libraries and leadership. Please feel free to add questions to the agenda, which is available here Please join us on 29th May at 6.30 … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Summary – 12 January 2012 – Libraries and librarians in 2012

What was your biggest achievement of 2011? (libraries-wise!) Having something published in Catalogue & Index http://www.cilip.org.uk/get-involved/special-interest-groups/cataloguing-indexing/pages/publications.aspx Cycling for Libraries Using social media for professional purposes Successful MA LIS dissertation Getting … Continue reading

April 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Summary – 8th March: Library Activism

1. Have you been involved in any library activism? Website for Friends of local branch library group No – because so far there are no cuts in local public library … Continue reading

March 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

Agenda – 8th March – LIS Activism

Our next #UKLibChat discussion will focus on library activism. Have you been involved in library activism? Would you like to be more involved? Or do you shy away from library … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment