Category Archives: Student Perspectives

*** This category collects posts by current CityLIS students. ***

British Library Labs Symposium

Student Perspectives is our series of posts written by current CityLIS students. CityLIS staff and students attended the British Library Labs Symposium on November 12 2018. The event showcased projects that used the BL’s digital collection. A keynote was given … Continue reading

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Student Perspectives: CILIP Wales Conference – Knowledge and Information Literacies. Cardiff, 16 May 2019

Student Perspectives is our series of posts written by current CityLIS students. This review of the CILIP Wales Conference: Knowledge and Information Literacies, held in Cardiff on May 16th 2019, is written by Catherine Jenkins. Catherine is currently a part-time … Continue reading

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Visiting the Bibliothekartag/Bibliothekskongress

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by Lauren Cummings, who recently visited the Bibliothekartag in Leipzig, Germany. Lauren attended the conference with support from the John Campbell Trust. A … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Evil

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by current CityLIS student Hilary Jordan. She discusses the biases embedded in search algorithms and the importance of remembering the human factor when … Continue reading

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