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Feature #16: Teaching as an academic librarian and FHEA status

Our feature article this month is by Samantha Halford, a subject librarian at Cass Business School, City University. If you enjoy this month’s feature article, do join us for the … Continue reading

July 26, 2014 · 2 Comments

#uklibchat Summary – What They Don’t Teach You In Library School – 1 October 2013

Our chat on 1 October focused on advice and tips for those starting out in library and information work. It attracted quite a few participants doing graduate traineeships and working … Continue reading

January 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Feature #09: What they don’t teach you in library school

For this month’s topic, ‘what they don’t teach you in library school’, we have a feature post from Siobhan, who has recently finished a postgraduate qualification and has some reflections … Continue reading

September 24, 2013 · 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

Agenda – 3rd November – Library School

This Thursday, we’ll be discussing CILIP accredited undergraduate and postgraduate courses from 6.30-8.30 pm. We’d love your input on what you’d like to discuss, and you are welcome to add … Continue reading

November 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

Summary: Thursday 22nd Sept 2011. LIS jobs and careers

1.What is your recent experience of job hunting? How harsh is the job market at the moment? Pretty tough at the moment Hard to get interviews Told that they lacked … Continue reading

October 5, 2011 · 1 Comment