Category: Conferences

Elsevier researcher webinar series

Designed to support academic and research-focused professionals, Elsevier webinars series  includes a variety of topics such as journal publishing in different disciplines, avoiding fake journals and conferences,  CiteScore  metrics and researcher engagement  will run from April 2023 to March 2024. Each session will feature Elsevier Customer Consultants, as well as local and international speakers. The…Continue Reading Elsevier researcher webinar series

Designing a poster for the first time

I recently attended the Learning at City conference and was offered the opportunity to present a poster.  This was the first time that I have produced a poster so thought I would share some tips. I found it enjoyable, a opportunity to be creative, a talking point and delegates at the conference asked interesting questions…Continue Reading Designing a poster for the first time

Reflections on LILAC 2017

I was fortunate this year to have the opportunity to attend LILAC 2017 in Swansea in April.  LILAC is the Librarians’ Information Literacy Annual Conference which is a 3 day event which attracts national and international delegates.  There are keynotes, workshops, presentations  and networking opportunities on  many different aspects of information literacy. In my free time, …Continue Reading Reflections on LILAC 2017

CILIP Leadership Programme 2015-16

I have just finished the CILIP Leadership Programme 2015-16. This was a pilot programme to develop leadership in the profession and was aimed at mid-career professionals or those with some experience.  I work as a Research Librarian in  City University London Library Services and was fortunate enough to be offered the opportunity to attend the…Continue Reading CILIP Leadership Programme 2015-16

LILAC 2016: Leabharlannan, Learning & Leprechauns

(Reblogged from: ) Although I’m partly of Irish descent and am partial to elves and quite wanted to see a leprechaun, I had never previously visited Ireland until the recent LILAC 2016  (LILAC is The Librarians’ Information Literacy Annual Conference) at University College Dublin (UCD).  I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to attend…Continue Reading LILAC 2016: Leabharlannan, Learning & Leprechauns

CILIP Leadership Programme & Conference 2015

In July 2015, I was fortunate enough to have had the chance to have 2 new experiences, the first day of the new CILIP  Leadership Programme  and the opportunity to attend the CILIP Conference 2015, both  in Liverpool (and I also met some great new people). CILIP Leadership Programme The CILIP Leadership programme is a pilot initiative which…Continue Reading CILIP Leadership Programme & Conference 2015