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Niamh Tumelty
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Part-time library management job available!
I'm very excited to be starting a 2 year part-time secondment next week as Acting Head of STEM Libraries - it's going to be a big job but I'm really looking forward to the challenge! I will still be based in the Department of Engineering while I'm on this s...

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Using the I-LEARN model for information literacy instruction
Next discussion: Thursday 29th September at 8pm UK time (3pm EST) Article: Greenwell, S. (2016). Using the I-LEARN model for information literacy instruction. Journal of Information Literacy , 10 (1), 67–85. http://doi.org/10.11645/10.1.2045   Thank you to ...

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Inclusivity, Gestalt principles, and plain language in document design
Next discussion: Thursday 25 August, 15:00 BST Article: Turner, J. and Schomberg, J. (2016) ‘Inclusivity, Gestalt principles, and plain language in document design’, In the Library with the Lead Pipe. Thank you to Helen Farrell for suggesting our next discu...

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Inclusivity, Gestalt principles, and plain language in document design
Next discussion: Thursday 25 August, 15:00 BST Article: Turner, J. and Schomberg, J. (2016) ‘Inclusivity, Gestalt principles, and plain language in document design’, In the Library with the Lead Pipe. Thank you to Helen Farrell for suggesting our next discu...

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Inclusivity, Gestalt principles, and plain language in document design
Next discussion: Thursday 25 August, 15:00 BST Article: Turner, J. and Schomberg, J. (2016) ‘Inclusivity, Gestalt principles, and plain language in document design’, In the Library with the Lead Pipe. Thank you to Helen Farrell for suggesting our next discu...

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SLA 2016 Annual Conference: Engineering Division sessions
For the past 18 months I've been preparing for the 2016 SLA Annual Conference, coming up with ideas, collaborating with other Engineering Division members and the planners from other divisions of SLA and generally trying to make this programme the best I po...

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CILIP or SLA?
I've had a few questions about SLA and how it relates to CILIP as a result of my last post,  so I'll try to clarify a bit here.  They are two completely separate organisations, SLA started in North America, has been growing internationally, while CILIP is v...

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A gap in the market? A virtual caucus for SLA #slaleads
I was at SLA Leadership Summit in Baltimore last week - a really fantastic opportunity to network, plan and learn from leaders in our profession. What's SLA? SLA is a bit of a misnomer - it stands for Special Libraries Association but actually my experience...

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Next blog-post journal club: 18 February on Fostering the integration of information literacy and journalism practice
Next discussion: Wednesday 18 February, 8pm GMT  Article: Fostering the integration of information literacy and journalism practice: a long term study of journalism students ( http://dx.doi.org/10.11645/8.2.1941 )  Huge thanks to Margy MacMillan for writing...

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Interested in Research Support? Come work with me!
I don't often blog about the day job, but I'm making an exception for this.  I'm really excited about a brand new Research Support Librarian post on our team - if you're interested in supporting world-class research please apply! We're a small, close-workin...
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