Author Archives: James

About James

Information Assistant (Academic Services) in the Library at City, University of London.

#CityLIS Student Perspectives: The librarianship of pictures by Matthew Peck

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. Current Information Science student Matthew Peck writes about the role of librarians in art exhibitions. *** Having read the preparatory materials for the first day of my LIS classes, I’ve been … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Student Perspectives: Summer Reading – Siu Ah Hanna James on Cataloging the World by Alex Wright

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current #CityLIS students. Current Information Science student Siu Ah Hanna James writes about a book she read in preparation for starting at City. *** While I was applying to CityLIS, I … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2017-18 at #CityLIS

Hello there and a very warm welcome to all those who are just starting out at #CityLIS, as well as all those returning for their second year. My name is James, I work in the Library at City and I … Continue reading

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#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: 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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