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Next Library Carpentry Lesson – Monday – Intro. to Git

Dear Colleagues,The next carpentry lesson will be delivered online this weekIntroduction to Git Monday, June 29th 10:00 am (Instructor – Liam O’Dwyer)Book now to avoid disappointment. Link below:https://lirgroup.heanet.ie/index.php/2020/03/19/library-c…

Library Carpentry online. Schedule for next 2 lessons

Dear Colleagues,The next two carpentry lessons will be delivered online this weekOpenRefine June 22 10:00 am (Instructor – Sinead Keogh)Intro. to Git June 29 10:00 am (Instructor – Liam O’Dwyer)Book now to avoid disappointment. Link below:https://lirgr…

Maynooth University Library Academic Writing Workshop

[K7384-Maynooth-University-Logo_CMYK.png]Maynooth University LibraryWednesday June 10th 2020 (via Zoom)Writing for Academic Publication WorkshopTarget Audience: Library staff who wish to write for academic publication and/or to create conference/semina…

Open Scholarship Week 2020

Dear all,NUI Galway will host a virtual ‘Open Scholarship Week’ (OSW2020) with the aim of showcasing the importance of research and education that is accessible to everyone. The event will take place online from 11-15 May.The current coronavirus pandem…

Callout for 3D printers (NW)

Hello,IT Sligo are grateful to Sligo County Libraries for lending their 3D printers in the production of PPE. If there are any other libraries or schools in the Northwest region that have 3D printers available or if they know of any innovation/creative…

LIR Group (Free Workshops) – Tidy Data

Hi everyone,Good news (much needed these days), places still available this Wednesdaymorning for the LIR Group series of Library Carpentry workshops.Book here<https://lirgroup.heanet.ie/index.php/2020/03/19/library-carpentry-online/>for Tidy Data…

The next 2 online Carpentry Lessons: Git and OpenRefine

Dear Colleagues,The next two carpentry lessons will be delivered online this weekIntroduction to Git April 1 10:00 am (Instructor – Liam O’Dwyer)OpenRefine April 3 10:00 am (Instructor – Sinead Keogh)Book now to avoid disappointment. Link below:https:/…