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WRSLAI Annual Seminar - The Information Professional- Embracing New Roles and Technologies With Confidence

Date: 
Monday, 22 June 2015 (All day)
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Dear all,

 

The Western Regional Section of the Library Association of Ireland would like to invite you to attend our 2015 Annual Seminar, please register here: goo.gl/forms/AVDa1q57jW

 

 

WRSLAI 2015- Annual Seminar Registration

The Information Professional- Embracing New Roles and Technologies With Confidence

Monday, 22nd June at Gort Public Library, Old Church of Ireland, Queen Street, Gort, Co. Galway ‌
#libwest15  @wrslai

Schedule

09.30 – 09.45 Registration
09.45 – 10.00 Introduction/housekeeping and welcome by our Chair Anne Callanan

10.00 – 10.20 Launching Rudai 23: A 23 things collaborations
Niamh O’Donovan, Galway City Library

10.20 – 10.45 Digitisation & creation: Developing a WW1 digital exhibition
Sinéad Keogh, University of Limerick

10.45 – 11.00 Quality blogging from Maynooth university library
Bernadette Gardiner & Emma Boyce, National University of Ireland, Maynooth

11.00 – 11.15 Q&A
11.15 – 11.45 Tea/Coffee, networking & opportunity to view an exhibition of hand-painted silk scarves by Renata Hochmanova, inspired by the imagery of Yeats' poetry

11.45 – 12.15 The Cilip charter ship programme
Elizabeth Keane, Westside library

12.10 – 12.30 Going solo: Irish tendering process & becoming a freelance librarian
Stephanie Ronan, Marine Institute

12.30 – 12.45 Celebrating Yeats 2015, the south Galway connection
Sr. de Lourdes Fahy, Mercy Order Gort

12.45 – 13.00 Q&A
13.00 – 14.15 Lunch at The Lady Gregory hotel

14.15 – 14.45 Google Chromebook for professional development
Paul McEvory, Baker Security & Networks

14.45 – 15.05 Toastmasters, on becoming a confident public speaker
Cora Gunter, Westside library

15.05- 15.20 Professional progression of a subject librarian
Suzanne Rushe, Limerick Institute of Technology

15.20 – 15.40 The role of a pharmaceutical librarian
Sarah Lyons

15.40 – 16.00 Q&A, Feedback questionnaire & Seminar Close

 

Fee *

Full day fee €50 (includes refreshments and lunch in The Lady Gregory Hotel)

·          €50 Full rate

·          €30 Student/Unwaged/Retired Rate

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please register here: goo.gl/forms/AVDa1q57jW

 

More details available on our blog here: https://wrslai.wordpress.com/

 

Check out our new Rudaí 23: A 23 things collaboration course here: http://rudai23.blogspot.ie/

 

WRSLAI

 

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