Tag Archives: Library and Information Science

Reflections on the Cities, Embodiments and Technologies Conference

A brief account of my attendance at the University of Malta’s annual performing arts conference in March 2018. *** The University of Malta’s fifth annual School of Performing Arts Conference was held on 7th-9th March. The title of this year’s … Continue reading

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Guest Views: Focus groups with CityLIS students by Alex Asman and Diane Bell

This Guest Post by CityLibrary Librarians Diane Bell and Alex Asman looks back at a session they ran for CityLIS students earlier this year. *** LibGuides is an easy to use content management system which is used by City, University … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Student Perspectives: Alphabet City by Petra Killoran

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by Petra Killoran who discusses the history of acronyms and their use in Library and Information Science, or HAULIS. *** Digital Libraries and … Continue reading

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CityLIS Writes: Making Sense of Social Media: A Chaotic Landscape

***This essay was written by CityLIS student Petra Killoran in January 2018. It is reproduced here with the author’s permission as part of our CityLIS Writes initiative.*** Lately in the social media landscape the horse has got the bit between its … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Reflections and Research: Network at the National Theatre

Joseph Dunne is researching how the arts are responding to our so -called post truth era. In this post, Joe discusses what the National Theatre production Network says about the impact media has on public perceptions of reality. *** Paddy Chayefsky’s 1976 movie Network has … Continue reading

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