Monthly Archives: March 2013

LIANZA Conference 2013: Call for Abstracts

Hey everyone, Not sure if you’ve seen the call for abstracts for LIANZA Conference 2013 that was released last week – so here it is! http://www.lianza.org.nz/news/2013/mar/22/lianza-conference-2013-call-abstracts. For more information, check out the Abstracts page. Deadline for submissions is Friday, May … Continue reading

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Seen and Heard: The Movie – Q and A session with New Librarians An excellent 10 minute video with Qs from new librarians at New Librarians Symposium 6 (held in Brisbane, February 2013) and As from librarians at ALIA Online … Continue reading

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Online Professional Development Opportunities

Hi everyone, Sorry that the blog has been a bit quiet this past week – I’ve been snowed under with editing for the “Students in the Stacks” issue of Library Life – which I’m really looking forward to putting out … Continue reading

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Register now for an exciting MOOC course on emerging technologies! Don’t miss this great opportunity! Michael Stephens, Tame The Web founder (who is also speaking at LIANZA Conference 2013), and Kyle Jones, will co-teach this MOOC called “The Hyperlinked Library” … Continue reading

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Free IFLA/ALA webinar “New Librarians, Global Connections”, April 16 IFLA New Professional SIG are holding another free webinar in conjunction with ALA that is of interest particularly to New Professionals. This session is being held on April 16, 9 AM … Continue reading

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Apply Yourself! – great advice from Hack Library School “When I tell people what I am doing in Florence, Italy for a year, I am invariably asked one question: “How did you land such a position?!” To which I smile … Continue reading

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Main discussion from the Skype chat on Thursday, March 14th, 2013

Hi everyone, I’m sure you are all interested in how the Skype brainstorming session went last night – thank you very much to everyone who was able to take part! We had a few technical issues – such as the … Continue reading

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