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Information Skills for the Future

Date: 
Thursday, 2 April 2015 (All day)
Description: 

The Career Development Group of the Library Association of Ireland, in collaboration with Trinity College Library and the Trinity Long Room Hub present:

 

Information skills for the future

An opportunity to network and learn about important skills for the future and evolving library space. Hear directly from employers about the skills they are looking for.

 

Tickets

Please note that tickets are non-refundable, however they are transferrable.

 

Programme

9.30-9.55: Registration

9.55-10: Welcome

 

10-10.10: Introduction by Helen Shenton, Trinity College Library

10.10-10.50 Keynote by Jessie Kurtz, Trinity College Library

 

10.50-11.20 Coffee Break

 

11.20 - 1.00 pm: Session 1: Libraries, technology and the information landscape

  • 11.20: Bríd McGrath 
  • 11.50: Sarah Lyons - Novartis
  • 12.20: John Howard - UCD
  • 12.50: Panel Q&A
 
1.00 - 2.00pm Lunch (provided)

 

2.00-4.00 pm: Session 2: Physical and virtual library spaces

  • 2.00 pm: Orla Nic Aodha - St Patrick's College
  • 2.30: David Hughes - DBS
  • 3.00 pm: Mairead Owens - DLR Libraries
  • 3.30: Panel Q&A and wrap up

 

The event will be followed by an opportunity to relax and network at O'Neills, Pearse St.

Category: 
Location: 
Trinity Long Room Hub

2015 HSLG Annual Conference

Date: 
Thursday, 14 May 2015 (All day) to Friday, 15 May 2015 (All day)
Description: 

The 2015 HSLG Annual Conference will be held on 14 & 15 May 2015 at the Sheraton Athlone Hotel.

The theme of this conference will be “Evolution or Extinction”. For more information click here

SUBMISSIONS

Submissions for presentations and posters should be sent to c.rowan2@stmichaels.ie  

For more information, please see:

http://www.hslg.ie/hslg-annual-conference-call-for-presentations-and-posters/

Category: 

HSLG Annual Conference

Date: 
Thursday, 14 May 2015 - 10:30am to Friday, 15 May 2015 - 4:00pm
Description: 

The 2015 HSLG Annual Conference will be held on 14 & 15 May 2015 at the Sheraton Athlone Hotel.

The theme of this conference will be “Evolution or Extinction”. We would like to invite interested people to submit presentations on this theme for the conference. Presentations may be either 30, 15 or 5 minutes in duration. Details of potential presentations will need to be submitted no later than 20 March 2015 and accompanied with an abstract of no more than 150 words. Successful applicants will be notified by 03 April. Final presentations must be emailed to the coordinator no later than 30 April.

We are also looking for submissions for a Poster Session at the conference. Posters can either be posters presented at previous conferences or created specifically for HSLG 2015. New posters don’t need to be on the conference theme but must have a Health Librarianship focus. Posters must be submitted no later than 06 March 2015. and successful applicants will be notified no later than 20 March. Posters may be up to size A0. Successful submissions will require a 2 minute presentation on the poster on Thursday 14 May. First prize for the poster competition is 2 days free attendance at HSLG 2016. Second Prize will be a €50 book token. Both winners will also receive a certificate from HSLG honouring their achievement.

Submissions for presentations and posters should be sent to c.rowan2 AT stmichaels.ie.

Submission emails should contain the subject heading HSLG 2015 presentation or HSLG 2015 poster as appropriate. You should also feel free to submit both a presentation and a poster if you wish

Location: 
Athlone, Sheraton Hotel

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