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Information Professionals' Careers Expo 2017

Friday, 19 May 2017 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

The Information Professionals’ Network is a voluntary network of professional groups and associations, practitioners, leaders and educators from the information and library management sector in Ireland and beyond with the aim linking both prospective employers and information professionals. The skills that information professionals possess include:

• Business Intelligence
• Web Design and Editing
• Data Protection
• Freedom of Information
• Digital Asset Management
• Records Management
• Research and Data Management
• Electronic Publishing
• Traditional Library Management
• Taxonomy
• And more

To realise this goal the Network is running an annual careers expo, with the inaugural event taking place this May to book please click below

Dublin Business School, 13-14 Aungier Street

A&SL AGM and Call for Expressions of Interest for Committee

Thursday, 1 June 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
A&SL AGM and Call for Expressions of Interest for Committee
The 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Academic & 
Special Libraries (A&SL) Section of the LAI will take 
place on Thursday 1st June 2017 at 6pm in the BOI 
Workbench, Hamilton Building, Trinity College Dublin, 
Dublin 2. Please note our new venue for this year - 
directions and registration details will be provided 
The AGM is a valuable opportunity to learn about the work 
that the Committee has been undertaking on your behalf 
over the last twelve months, and to hear reports from each 
of the Committee Officers.  We would encourage all Members 
to attend as this is both an AGM and a networking event.
The A&SL Committee 2017-2019
In accordance with the Section's established Rules & 
Procedures, the term of the current committee comes to an 
end in June 2017.  Expressions of interest are now being 
sought from A&SL Section Members to become Committee 
Members for the 2017-2019 term.
Closing date for expressions of interest is 5pm Friday 5th 
May 2017.
The Honorary Secretary will provide details about the 
level of commitment required and the election process; if 
after consultation with the Honorary Secretary a Section 
member wishes to be considered for Committee membership, 
nomination forms will be made available via email.
The A&SL Section Committee is an active and dynamic 
group.  If you are energetic and committed to the 
continued development of information professionals we 
invite you to consider putting yourself forward for the 
Committee where you will be actively involved in promoting 
the role of all Information Professionals working within 
the academic and special libraries sector and organising 
events that offer professional development opportunities. 
The Committee meets approximately 10 times each year, 
meetings usually take place on weekdays at 5.30pm in 
Each nominee will require a proposer and a seconder. The 
nominee must be a current member of the A&SL Section, the 
proposer and seconder must be current members of the 
Library Association of Ireland.
Expressions of interest may be made directly to Caitríona 
Honohan (Hon. Secretary, A&SL) 
Link to the Rules & Procedures
BOI, Hamilton Building, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2