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#uklibchat summary – 2nd February 2016: Internships & other means of gaining LIS experience

If you missed this week’s chat about alternative ways of gaining experience, or just want to look back at the tweets, we have archived them in a Storify. Some helpful … Continue reading

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Feature #32: Internships: An Irish Perspective on alternative ways of gaining LIS experience.

The LIS Profession and Internships in Ireland. With many professional LIS posts requiring experience as well as recognised qualifications, new LIS professionals can be stuck in a trap where they … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Agenda – what they don’t teach you in library school

Our next chat, on Tuesday 1 October 6:30 – 8:30pm, will be on ‘what they don’t teach you in library school’ –  practical advice, tips and insights to those starting … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Summary – Librarians and Personality – Feb 2013

On 21 February, #uklibchat did a special session on Librarians and Personality, which was linked to a session at Library Camp London on the same topic. The chat was very … Continue reading

March 17, 2013 · 2 Comments

Chat Summary – Job Hunting

1)     How did you find your current job? A number of sources were mentioned for how people had located their current and past jobs. Personal networks were mentioned along with … Continue reading

June 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Agenda: Careers and Job Hunting – 1st May 2012

Our next #UKLibChat will be on Careers and Job Hunting!   We’re going to try and cover as much of this giant topic as we can, so make sure you … Continue reading

April 26, 2012 · 2 Comments