The Cataloguing and Metadata Group of the Library Association of Ireland is organising a one day training event on November 3rd, 2017 in DBS.
Owen Stephens will deliver a workshop on MarcEdit and OpenRefine.
It should be of interest to cataloguers, repository managers and systems librarians.
These popular tools are used to create and modify metadata and can be used by staff working with a range of library systems and repository solutions.
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Capacity: 30 tickets. On sale mid-September.
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The Public Libraries' Section of the LAI will hold it's Annual Conference Let's Work Together: Marketing, Partnership and Collaborations in Public Library Communities at the Tinakilly Country House and Hotel from 7th - 9th November 2017.
Draft programme will be available shortly on this page:https://libraryassociation.ie/groups-sections/public-libraries-section/events/public-libraries-section-annual-conference-2017
To book your place contact Melanie Cunningham at firstname.lastname@example.org
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The theme of the seminar this year is outreach, particularly reaching out to diverse users and communities to increase use of special collections. Speakers will include Alison Cullingford, Special Collections Librarian at of the University of Bradford and author of The Special Collections Handbook; and Dr Jason McElligott, The Keeper, Marsh's Library, Dublin.
Programme details to follow.