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Call for participants re study on Linked Data for Libraries

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 18:33
Apologies for cross-posting - Please see a request for participation below from Lucy McKenna (MLIS), who is carrying out some research on Linked Data for her doctoral studies:

"My name is Lucy McKenna and I am a PhD student in Trinity College Dublin. My PhD is focused on the use of Linked Data in the library and cultural heritage domain. I am currently in the process of distributing an online questionnaire, the aim of which is to investigate the types of cataloguing interfaces used in libraries and other cultural heritage institutions, as well as to explore the views of librarians [...]

Re: The Librarian as Academic Author Seminar at Maynooth University Library

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 17:30
Program looks great Helen Sent from my Samsung Galaxy smartphone. -------- Original message --------From: Helen Fallon Date: 10/10/2017 16:41 (GMT+00:00) To: LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE Subject: The Librarian as Academic Author Seminar at Maynooth University Library The Librarian as Academic Author: Further Developing Your Scholarly Writing 9 November 2017, Maynooth University Library     10.00   Coffee/Registration/Welcome 10:30 – 12:45 Session 1. Perspectives on Academic Writing 10:30 – 11:15 Keynote 1 - Dr Graham Walton Professional writing: lessons learned from 30 + years as an author and 12 years as a peer reviewed journal editor 11:15 – 12:15 Academic writing processes and perspectives [...]

The Librarian as Academic Author Seminar at Maynooth University Library

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 16:41
The Librarian as Academic Author: Further Developing Your Scholarly Writing
9 November 2017, Maynooth University Library

10.00 Coffee/Registration/Welcome
10:30 - 12:45 Session 1. Perspectives on Academic Writing

10:30 - 11:15 Keynote 1 - Dr Graham Walton

Professional writing: lessons learned from 30 + years as an author and 12 years as a peer reviewed journal editor [...]

Save the Date ... CONUL Teaching and Learning Seminar, November 16th, 2017.

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 16:49
Dear All,

"The Innovative Teacher" is the theme for this year's Conul Teaching and Learning Seminar...which takes places on Thursday the 16th of November, 2017 from 10am - 4pm in the Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin.

This theme will be explored through a series of keynotes and lightning talks.

The keynote speakers are: [...]

Job vacancy at RCSI Library: Library Assistant, Permanent Full-time (x3)

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Thu, 09/28/2017 - 12:49
Job Vacancy at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI): Library Assistant, Permanent Full-time (x3)

Location: RCSI Library, No.26 York Street, Dublin 2 and RCSI Library, Beaumont Hospital
Reporting to: Assistant Librarian
Contract: Permanent, Full-time
The post-holders will proactively assist library customers access and use library resources, services and facilities to support their learning, teaching and research activities; and positively support the development and delivery of these services and resources. All Library Assistants are members of the Customer Services team providing a welcoming and knowledgeable frontline service to users; supporting teaching and learning activities; participating in outreach and library [...]

Want to Publish in a Peer-Reviewed Journal - MU Academic Writing Award

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:05
Ten days to go to get your proposal in -

What is required by September 30 is:

an outline of a paper/ article that will be developed for publication in New Review of Academic Librarianship.
Proposals must be between 300 and 500 words and may be on any topic of relevance to academic librarianship. Proposals must include:
Title
Brief introduction to the topic
Brief description of methodology
Some indication of how results will be presented.
The person is mentored by myself during the year with a view to having the full article (approximately 5,000 words) ready for publication by September [...]

Six Days remain to LIR Annual Seminar Call for Papers Deadline September 25th

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:55
Cultivating Libraries in a Post Digital Learning Ecosystem
The 2017 LIR Annual Seminar takes place on Friday, November 24th,
Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin.
This year's seminar explores both the challenges, and opportunities confronting libraries, as they devise sustainable strategies, to navigate and flourish in a post digital learning ecosystem. In these virtual learning spaces, Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) plays a significant role simultaneously generating and analysing data, which contributes to improving an individual's overall performance. The focus for libraries being primarily their ability to utilise technology to engage and enhance their user's experience of resources and services to [...]

Re: Business books for donation

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:55
Dear Jean,

Unfortunately I understand that we have already discarded an amount of business textbooks earlier this summer – their destination AnyBook.

C.

From: HEAnet User Group for Librarians - Discussion List [mailto:LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE] On Behalf Of Jane Burns
Sent: 15 September 2017 00:16
To: LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE
Subject: Business books for donation

Hi All,

I am helping a colleague set up a small business library for a not for profit organisation. If you have any business subject related books you are weeding from stock would you please contact me directly at janeaburns@gmail.com and I will pass on details for collection of them? [...]

Re: Business books for donation

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:44
Thanks David Sent from my Samsung Galaxy smartphone. -------- Original message --------From: David Hughes Date: 15/09/2017 10:32 (GMT+00:00) To: LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE Subject: Re: Business books for donation Hi Jane, I've passed on your mail to a colleague who is responsible for weeding. Kind regards, David Hughes Systems Librarian Dublin Business School 13-14 Aungier St. Dublin 2 Ireland 00 353 1 417 8744 david.hughes@dbs.ie http://library.dbs.ie On 15 September 2017 at 00:16, Jane Burns wrote: Hi All,  I am helping a colleague set up a small business library for a not for profit organisation. If you have any business subject related [...]

Re: Business books for donation

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:32
Hi Jane,

I've passed on your mail to a colleague who is responsible for weeding.

Kind regards,

David Hughes

Systems Librarian
Dublin Business School
13-14 Aungier St.
Dublin 2
Ireland

00 353 1 417 8744

david.hughes@dbs.ie
*http://library.dbs.ie *

On 15 September 2017 at 00:16, Jane Burns wrote:

>
> Hi All,
>
> I am helping a colleague set up a small business library for a not for
> profit organisation. If you have any business subject related books you are
> weeding from stock would you please contact me directly at
> janeaburns@gmail.com and I will pass on [...]

Re: Business books for donation

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:18
Thanks Sent from my Samsung Galaxy smartphone. -------- Original message --------From: James Molloy Date: 15/09/2017 09:34 (GMT+00:00) To: LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE Subject: Re: Business books for donation Hi Jane,  I can keep an eye on items that arrive in the UCD Library book swap. James James MolloyCollege Liaison LibrarianEngineering and ArchitectureUCD LibraryRoom 302, Level 3, James Joyce BuildingT: +353 (0)1 7167369 | E: james.molloy@ucd.ie www.ucd.ie/library | libguides.ucd.ie | @UCDLibrary On 15 September 2017 at 00:16, Jane Burns wrote: Hi All,  I am helping a colleague set up a small business library for a not for profit organisation. If you have any [...]

Re: Business books for donation

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 09:34
Hi Jane,

I can keep an eye on items that arrive in the UCD Library book swap.

James

James Molloy
College Liaison Librarian
Engineering and Architecture
UCD Library
Room 302, Level 3, James Joyce Building
T: +353 (0)1 7167369 | E: james.molloy@ucd.ie

www.ucd.ie/library | libguides.ucd.ie | @UCDLibrary




On 15 September 2017 at 00:16, Jane Burns wrote:

>
> Hi All,
>
> I am helping a colleague set up a small business library for a not for
> profit organisation. If you have any business subject related books you are
> weeding from stock would you please [...]

Business books for donation

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 00:16
Hi All,

I am helping a colleague set up a small business library for a not for
profit organisation. If you have any business subject related books you are
weeding from stock would you please contact me directly at
janeaburns@gmail.com and I will pass on details for collection of them?

Kind regards,
Jane Burns

University of Limerick Glucksman Library: Vacancy - Archivist, Special Collections & Archives

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 12:54
From: erecruitment
Sent: 11 September 2017 12:51
To: HRNotices
Subject: Human Resources Advertisement - Archivist, Special Collections

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The University of Limerick (UL) with over 13,000 students and 1,300 staff is an energetic and enterprising institution with a proud record of innovation and excellence in education, research and scholarship. The dynamic, entrepreneurial and pioneering values which drive UL’s mission and strategy ensures that we capitalise on local, national and international engagement and connectivity. We are renowned for providing an outstanding student experience and conducting leading edge research. Our commitment is to make a difference by shaping the future through [...]

Job Vacancy at RCSI: Assistant Librarian (Education, Research & Clinical Support), Temporary Part-time post

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 16:27
Job Vacancy at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI): Assistant Librarian (Education, Research & Clinical Support), Temporary Part-time.

Location: RCSI Library, No.26 York Street, Dublin 2 with frequent visits to RCSI Library, Beaumont Hospital as required by demand
Reporting to: Associate Librarian, Education, Research & Clinical Support or nominee
Term of office: Temporary Part Time - 17.5 hours a week (pattern to be agreed with successful candidate), 4 months contract with possibility of extension
The post holder will join the Education, Research & Clinical (ERC) Support team which is responsible for developing and delivering strategy, policy and programming [...]

University of Limerick Library Vacancy- Cataloguer, Dónal Ó Súilleabháin Library

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Mon, 08/21/2017 - 14:54
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The University of Limerick (UL) with over 13,000 students and 1,300 staff is an energetic and enterprising institution with a proud record of innovation and excellence in education, research and scholarship. The dynamic, entrepreneurial and pioneering values which drive UL’s mission and strategy ensures that we capitalise on local, national and international engagement and connectivity. We are renowned for providing an outstanding student experience and conducting leading edge research. Our commitment is to make a difference by shaping the future through educating and empowering our students. UL is situated on a superb riverside campus of over 130 hectares with [...]

University of Limerick Library Vacancy - Cataloguer, Bolton Library

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Mon, 08/21/2017 - 14:53
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The University of Limerick (UL) with over 13,000 students and 1,300 staff is an energetic and enterprising institution with a proud record of innovation and excellence in education, research and scholarship. The dynamic, entrepreneurial and pioneering values which drive UL’s mission and strategy ensures that we capitalise on local, national and international engagement and connectivity. We are renowned for providing an outstanding student experience and conducting leading edge research. Our commitment is to make a difference by shaping the future through educating and empowering our students. UL is situated on a superb riverside campus of over 130 hectares with [...]

HEAnet Internet of Things Special Interest Group (SIG-TIOT)

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Fri, 08/18/2017 - 09:26
Dear LIRmailing list members,

Apologies for any cross posting!

HEAnet is setting up a Special Interest Group (SIG) on The Internet of
Things (TIOT).
/(We are using TIOT to avoid confusion with Institutes of Technology (IOT))

/The purpose of HEAnet’s SIG-TIOT will be to explore why and how TIOT is
important for our education and research community.To do this
effectively we need your collaboration. [...]

Librarians Transitioning to Researchers, Writers, and other Academic Opportunities

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Thu, 08/10/2017 - 15:51
Librarians Transitioning to Researchers, Writers, and other Academic Opportunities

Interesting insights from Ciara McCaffrey, Mary Delaney & Jane Burns based on their presentation at the CONUL 2017 conference.
http://bit.ly/2vy3662

Helen Fallon
Deputy University Librarian
Library
[Maynooth University PNG Trans]
Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland.

T: +353 1 708 3880 M: +353 87 611 0656
Helen.b.fallon@mu.ie W: www.maynoothuniversity.ie/library

http://www.academicwritinglibrarian.blogspot.ie

Maynooth University Library Academic Writing Award

Recent discussion on LIR -L - Thu, 08/10/2017 - 14:34
Colleagues,

Details of the Maynooth University Library/NRAL/T&F Academic Writing Award for Irish librarians, and Irish students on library programmes can be found at

can be found at

http://bit.ly/MUNRALaward

Closing date: 30th September 2017

Regards,

Helen

Helen Fallon
Deputy University Librarian
Library
[Maynooth University PNG Trans]
Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland.

T: +353 1 708 3880 M: +353 87 611 0656
Helen.b.fallon@mu.ie W: www.maynoothuniversity.ie/library [...]

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