Author Archives: James

About James

#citylis Library Science Alumni and Blog Editor. Also an Information Assistant (Acquisitions and Inter-Library Loans) in the Library at City, University of London.

#CityLIS Guest Views: Derek MacKenzie Number crunching in the summer time

This guest post was written by Derek MacKenzie, Head of User Services at CityLibrary and #CityLIS Guest Lecturer.  Here, Derek looks at the collection, uses and reasons for statistics in university libraries. *** The end of July always marks an … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Student Perspectives: Nancy Beckett-Jones at the CILIP Conference 2017, 5 – 6 July 2017.

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current #CityLIS students. Current Library Science student Nancy Beckett-Jones write about her experiences this year’s CILIP Conference in Manchester. *** Last week I attended the annual CILIP Conference held at the … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Student Perspectives: Volunteering at CityLibrary by Isabel Martinez Carrasco

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current #citylis students. This post is by current #citylis student, Isabel Martinez Carrasco and is about the volunteer position she undertook at CityLibrary last summer. *** Lyn Robinson informed us recently … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Student Perspectives: the widening of library history, part ii / my independent study by Mariana Ou

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current #citylis students. This post is by current #citylis student, Mariana Ou, and is the second part of a series of three reflections on her Independent Study about Library History. *** … Continue reading

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#citylis Student Perspectives: library history, part i / my independent study by Mariana Ou

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current #citylis students. This post is by current #citylis student, Mariana Ou, and is the first part of a series of three reflections on her Independent Study about Library History. part … Continue reading

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