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#uklibchat summary – 2nd July: Library Advocacy

Our July chat focused on advocating for library services, both inside and outside of our organisations. Thank you all for the great discussion, which we hope you found as useful … Continue reading

July 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 4th June: Librarianship as a Profession

Our newest team member Ellie hosted her first chat this week (we think she did a fabulous job!) The topic was ‘Librarianship as a Profession’ which prompted some really interesting … Continue reading

June 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 7th May 2018: Online Networker

Yesterday’s sunny weather seemed to bring out the positivity in the #uklibchat gang as we had a very enthusiastic chat on the topic of online networking (a topic dear to … Continue reading

May 8, 2018 · 1 Comment

#uklibchat summary – 9th April 2018: Engaging distance learners

Last night’s chat on ‘Engaging Distance Learners’ is now available to read through on Wakelet here: https://wakelet.com/wake/fa63da8c-20e4-428a-b89a-863aea0e2d1f Thanks to all who joined us, great as always to see first-timers in and … Continue reading

April 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 5th March 2018: Fictional Librarians

Last week’s chat was great fun, thank you for joining us and sharing your favourite portrayals of librarians in the media! We had quite a few first-timers so we hope … Continue reading

March 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 5th February: Small/simple changes that make a difference

This week’s chat was a momentous occasion as not only was it the first chat at our new day and time (1st Monday of the month, 7-8.30pm GMT) but it … Continue reading

February 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 5th December 2017: Love Librarians & Library Staff

A huge thank you to everyone who joined us for yesterday’s wonderfully uplifting #uklibchat, in which we shared all the things we love about libraries and their staff. If you … Continue reading

December 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 7th November: Playful Learning

Our November chat was titled ‘Playful Learning’ and we shared ideas and tips for making the library a more fun and engaging place to learn. Our feature article gave a … Continue reading

November 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 5th September: Getting Research to Practitioners

On Tuesday held the latter half of our two-part chat on LIS research, which was titled ‘Getting Research to Practitioners’. Although it was a quieter chat than last month’s (Recent … Continue reading

September 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 1st August: Recent LIS student research

We had a brilliant chat last week on the topic of recent LIS student research. The Storified tweets and a list of resources (and research papers!) shared during the chat … Continue reading

August 8, 2017 · Leave a comment