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Vacancies in Maynooth University Library

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 16:30
***with apologies for cross posting***

Dear Colleagues,

Maynooth University are currently recruiting a permanent Assistant Librarian (Grade 1) in our Learning, Teaching & Research Development department and three Library Assistant posts in our Library Information Services department

Further information can be found at
https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/human-resources/vacancies

Best wishes
Lorna

Lorna Dodd
Senior Librarian,
Learning, Research & Information Services
Maynooth University Library
[Maynooth University PNG Trans]
Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland, W23 VP22
T: +353 1 708 6447
W: www.maynoothuniversity.ie [...]

RA21 Resource Access -beyond IP addresses

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 16:16
This event will be of interest to those of you who are considering
resource access beyond proxy and IP addresses;

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/an-introduction-to-ra21-resource-access-for-the-21st-century-registration-35055394629

There is a remote attendance option for the plenary session (10:30-11:30am)

Kind Regards

Glenn

Richard Ovenden, Bodley's Librarian talk at National Library of Ireland

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 10:05
Dear all,

We are delighted to invite you to the next Library Matters lunchtime lecture in the NLI - for everyone with an interest in libraries and librarianship. This lunchtime talk will examine new perspectives and strategies for libraries as the world of information management evolves and grows.

Time: Thursday 29th June, 13.00-14.00 [...]

Half Day workshop - Why Web Security is Relevant to Librarians hosted by Brian Hickey

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 10:09
" Why Web Security is Relevant to Librarians "

We are delighted to announce that Brian Hickey (Dublin Business School), who gave an elucidating and provocative talk on cloud based web security at the LIR Annual Seminar 2016 , will host a half day workshop on this topic. Comprehending the reliability of web security is something all libraries need to prioritise. In this session Brian will outline practical techniques to ensure cloud based systems are secure.
Wednesday June 28th.
Time 11am-2pm
Computer Lab - LC1-016
Languages Centre
Millstream Building
University of Limerick
Places for this workshop are limited to 20 [...]

HEAnet National Conference 2017 - Call for Papers - Reminder

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 11:13
Hello everyone,

Just a quick reminder to those of you who haven't already submitted an
abstract or lightning talk - our 2017 call for papers will close at
18:00 on Friday, 30th June.

We have a number of programme slots still available, so if you have a
topic of interest and would like the chance to present, follow this link
for details on how to submit: https://conferences.heanet.ie/2017/submit [...]

Erasmus Library Staff Week Université Toulouse 1 Capitole : 16 - 20th October 2017

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 14:35
Please see the announcement below from Michel Fraysse of the library of Université Toulouse 1 Capitole.

Neil

Dear colleagues, Dear Friends,

For European librarians (or to be precise, colleagues working in academic libraries of the European Economic Area) :

The University Toulouse 1 Capitole hosts its first Erasmus Library Staff week in October 2017. [...]

LIR Committee Announces Winner of LIR Bursary 2017 Prize

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 12:21
The LIR Committee is delighted to announce that Niall O'Brien (Library Assistant) at UCD library is this year's winner of the LIR Bursary 2017 Prize.

Niall intends using the bursary to fund his attendance at the Library Innovation Conference in London on 17-18th October 2017.

As Bursary Prize winner, he will write a report on his experience of the conference for the LIR Website , and deliver a presentation on it, at our Annual Seminar
on November 24th. [...]

Maynooth University: Assistant Librarian Maternity Leave Contract

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:24
With apologies for cross posting

Dear Colleagues,

Maynooth University Library is currently seeking applications to for an Assistant Librarian (Library Information Services). Further information can be found at https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/human-resources/vacancies/assistant-librarian-maternity-leave-contract-maynooth-university-library

Best wishes
Lorna

Lorna Dodd
Senior Librarian,
Learning, Research & Information Services
Maynooth University Library
[Maynooth University PNG Trans]
Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland, W23 VP22
T: +353 1 708 6447
W: www.maynoothuniversity.ie [...]

Short-term part-time Assistant Librarian Contract Posts

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 15:32
Maynooth University Library invites expressions of interest, from fully qualified librarians, in three short‐term part‐time (20 hours per week maximum) Assistant Librarian contract posts.

Post 1:
The candidate should have excellent database searching and report writing skills and an interest in researching/reporting on the following topics

· Research Data Management: policy development and platforms [...]

Workshop: Finding & Reusing Data, June 15th 2017

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 08:56
Dear all,

The workshop below may of interest, particularly to those supporting
students and researchers in finding and accessing Social Science research
data.

Thanks and kind regards,
Jenny

AGI Seminar - Diversity in Libraries: Challenges in 21st Century Procurement - May 26th

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 10:32
Dear all,

The AGI Seminar in TCD may be of interest to LIR members.

http://www.lagi.ie/Slides/ProgrammeAGISeminar2017.pdf

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Regards,
John

IReL Manager post at MU Library

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 12:26
Dear All,

Please follow the link below to find details of an exciting job opening with the IReL initiative based at Maynooth University Library:

www.maynoothuniversity.ie/human-resources/vacancies

This is an opportunity to work in a key role with colleagues across the country. The closing date is May 23rd.

Regards,

Cathal

Cathal McCauley
University Librarian
[Maynooth University PNG Trans]
Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland. [...]

Save the Date: LIR Annual Seminar 2017 Friday November 24th - Long Room Hub Trinity College Dublin,

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 10:43
"Cultivating Libraries in a Post Digital learning Ecosystem"

This year's Annual Seminar has a broad spectrum encompassing several subthemes prevalent to library strategy.

· Copyright

· Reading list software

· Learning Analytics

· Data Support

· Developing Library presence in a VLE

· Supporting Digital Humanities

A call for papers addressing these subthemes will be made in June 2017.
Keynotes & Invited Speakers - TBC [...]

2017 LIR Bursary Application Deadline extended to Friday May 19th

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 16:28
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The LIR Committee would like to extend the application deadline by one week, for a bursary valued at €500, to be offset against attendance at a national or international conference which considers emerging technologies in libraries.

The bursary will be awarded to a maximum of €500 and can be used to defray costs such as conference registration, travel and accommodation. [...]

Want to write an article or develop a conference poster? Maynooth University Library Academic Writing Workshop

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 14:24
On Wednesday 7th June 2017, Maynooth University Library will host its annual academic writing workshop. This will be of interest to library staff who wish to write for academic publication and/or create conference/seminar posters.
The morning session, delivered by Helen Fallon, will focus on writing for peer reviewed and professional journals. The afternoon session, delivered by Laura Connaughton, will cover designing posters. [...]

Re: 3rd Call for Papers Due May 15th & Keynote Speakers announcement - Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference, June 6th-9th 2017, Bihać , Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 15:02
Apologies all. Wrong recipient!

Clíona Ní Shúilleabháin

On 28 Apr 2017, at 14:55, "Cliona Ni Shuilleabhain" > wrote:

Am in O'D's. think I'll have to skip it. Have to go home to painter, Cred Union and Troc for 5.30.

Clíona Ní Shúilleabháin

On 28 Apr 2017, at 12:52, "Brian O'Connell" > wrote:

Thanks, must be a browser problem; I can find it by googling
brian [...]

Re: 3rd Call for Papers Due May 15th & Keynote Speakers announcement - Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference, June 6th-9th 2017, Bihać , Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 14:55
Am in O'D's. think I'll have to skip it. Have to go home to painter, Cred Union and Troc for 5.30.

Clíona Ní Shúilleabháin

On 28 Apr 2017, at 12:52, "Brian O'Connell" > wrote:

Thanks, must be a browser problem; I can find it by googling
brian

From: HEAnet User Group for Librarians - Discussion List [mailto:LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE] On Behalf Of Padraig.Kirby
Sent: 28 April 2017 12:44
To: LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE
Subject: Re: 3rd Call for Papers Due May 15th & Keynote Speakers announcement - Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference, June 6th-9th 2017, Bihać , Bosnia & Herzegovina. [...]

Re: 3rd Call for Papers Due May 15th & Keynote Speakers announcement - Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference, June 6th-9th 2017, Bihać , Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:52
Thanks, must be a browser problem; I can find it by googling
brian

From: HEAnet User Group for Librarians - Discussion List [mailto:LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE] On Behalf Of Padraig.Kirby
Sent: 28 April 2017 12:44
To: LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE
Subject: Re: 3rd Call for Papers Due May 15th & Keynote Speakers announcement - Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference, June 6th-9th 2017, Bihać , Bosnia & Herzegovina. [...]

Re: 3rd Call for Papers Due May 15th & Keynote Speakers announcement - Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference, June 6th-9th 2017, Bihać , Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:44
Hi Brian

Thank you for your message- I have accessed the site just now using the web address given in the Call for Papers http://www.wbilc2017.com/en/ so the site is functioning OK and should be accessible.

Thanks again for your message

Best Regards

Padraig.

Padraig Kirby BA (Hons) HdipLIS
Senior Library Assistant
The Library
Limerick Institute of Technology
Moylish Park
Limerick
Republic of Ireland
Padraig.Kirby@lit.ie
0035361-448516 (516)

Re: 3rd Call for Papers Due May 15th & Keynote Speakers announcement - Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference, June 6th-9th 2017, Bihać , Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:36
The conference website for the “western Balkan Information Literacy Conf.” appears not to be functioning. Is there an error?

From: HEAnet User Group for Librarians - Discussion List [mailto:LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE] On Behalf Of Padraig.Kirby
Sent: 28 April 2017 12:17
To: LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE
Subject: 3rd Call for Papers Due May 15th & Keynote Speakers announcement - Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference, June 6th-9th 2017, Bihać , Bosnia & Herzegovina. [...]

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