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#uklibchat 6th August 2018 7.00-8.30pm UK time: Celebrating diversity -supporting clients and broadening the profession

What burning questions do you have about the benefits and challenges of diversity in and for libraries?   

July 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 2nd July 2018 7.00-8.30pm UK time: Library Advocacy

In this time of public service cuts affecting not just public libraries, but a wide range of educational institutions from primary and secondary schools to universities, how do we best advocate for … Continue reading

June 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 4th June 2018 7.00-8.30pm UK time: Librarianship as a Career

For our June #uklibchat we are looking at librarianship as a career at a time where the profession is really changing. There have been lots of conversations recently ranging from … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 7th May 2018 19:00 – 20:30 UK Time Online Networker: Twitter Takeovers & Networking Online for CPD Purposes

For our May #uklibchat we are going to explore the wonderful world of networking but in an online capacity. Like what we do here at ukilbchat, we host and become … Continue reading

April 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 9th April 19:00-20:30 UK time Engaging distance learners

For our April #uklibchat we are going to take a look at an expanding area of education in further and higher education and which has long been a challenge in … Continue reading

March 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 5th March Fictional Librarians and Stereotypes

And now for something completely different. We challenge you to think about how librarians and info pros are portrayed in media – TV, film, books, cartoons and consider their link … Continue reading

February 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

New Time, New Day, New Year! Agenda included

In reviewing 2017, we have decided to make a few changes this coming year. Firstly we are going to change our time every month to 7pm – 8:30pm as we … Continue reading

January 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 5th December 18:30-20:30 GMT Love libraries and library staff?

We’re all busy with the holidays coming up so here at #uklibchat we are feeling celebratory. With this next chat we want to appreciate all that is great and good … Continue reading

November 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 7th November 18:30-20:30 GMT Playful learning in libraries

For our November #uklibchat we are going to take a look at an emerging area of academic research, education and library practice: playful learning.  You can find a brief pen … Continue reading

October 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat September 5th 2017 18:30-20:30 BST; Getting Research to Practitioners

For our August and September #uklibchat has been focussing on looking at LIS research. Our initial topic was on Recent LIS Student Research but during discussions generated on Twitter, it became clear … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · Leave a comment