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Feature Post #43 Fake news: thoughts and review of some recent sources

Our monthly feature post is brought to you by our very own team member, Siobhan McGuinness. This month for #uklibchat Twitter chat we bring you the topic of Fake News, … Continue reading

May 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary: May 2nd 2017 Libraries SWOT

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our May discussion, it was very engaging and lively. Here is the Storify as promised and I hope we can all reflect on … Continue reading

May 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 2nd May 2017 6:30 – 8:30 BST Topic: SWOT in Libraries

Our next chat is all about how we analyse the Strengths, Weakness, Opportunities and Threats within our libraries. For this month’s chat, we wish to expand this analysis into a … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Feature post #43 SWOT analysis for libraries – a compilation piece

Our next chat is on May 2nd at 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm BST Topic: SWOT in libraries The Agenda is open so please add your questions. The inspiration for … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Feature Post #39c. Becoming a Coach.

Biography: Emma Burnett is a Chartered Librarian who has worked in libraries since 2003, mainly in academic liaison roles. In 2014, she moved from the University of Westminster to Royal … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat Tuesday 1st November 2016, 18:30 – 20:30: Leadership, Mentoring & Coaching

Our next #uklibchat is on Tuesday the 1st of November UK Time, and the topic is about Leadership, Mentoring & Coaching within Library and Information Profession. If you are interested … Continue reading

October 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Feature Post #39b. Mentoring & Leadership as a New Professional.

Mentoring & Leadership as a New Professional. As a New Professional, the idea of leadership can be very daunting. I never thought that I could be a leader, leaders look … Continue reading

October 25, 2016 · 1 Comment

Feature Post #39a The importance of leadership education in library courses

Biography:  Dr. Bates has 20 years’ experience of delivering and facilitating library and information education, in University College Dublin and subsequently at Ulster University.  Since 2009, she has been the … Continue reading

October 25, 2016 · 2 Comments

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

#uklibchat Tuesday 5th July 2016. BST: 6:30 – 8:30pm. Topic: Librarianship across borders: Connections and Collaborations.

Our July’s #uklibchat shall be discussing Librarianship across borders. In particular, we shall look deeper into how this aspect of our profession can develop strong connections and establish collaborations across … Continue reading

June 29, 2016 · Leave a comment