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Repositories and research impact

Hello everyone,We are hosting a talk on repositories, their role and research impact in Higher Education as well as launching our own repository on 5th April 2019. Our guest speaker is Laura Rooney Ferris, Lenus repository manager.Click here<https:/…

Important update on Digital Content Store and the ICLA

Dear All,As recently as 2017, we had Samantha Holman from the ICLA & Meghan Mazella, from the CLA talk about HE Licence and the Digital Content Store at our annual seminar (see: video<https://media.heanet.ie/page/e98aa16c60b7608692d73280a24eb759…

Job vacancy at NUI Galway: Open Scholarship Librarian

A post of Open Scholarship Librarian has been advertised at NUI Galway; details are at http://www.nuigalway.ie/about-us/jobs/, with closing date of Friday 22 February.Best wishes,JohnJohn CoxUniversity LibrarianLibrary, Hardiman BuildingNational Univer…

LibPMC – Final call for papers

*with apologies for cross posting*International Conference on Performance Measurement in LibrariesThe International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries brings together practitioners, researchers, educators and students interested in all …

LAI/CILIP Joint Annual Conference

The Library Association of Ireland is delighted to announce our final line up of keynote speakers for the LAI/CILIP Joint Annual Conference on April 10th and 11th in Kilashee House Hotel.Erik Boekesteijn,<http://conference.libraryassociation.ie/pers…

LAI/CILIP Joint Annual Conference – call for papers

**Apologies for cross posting**Dear ColleaguesThe call for papers for the 2019 LAI/CILIP Joint Annual Conference is open. This is a great opportunity for library staff from all sectors to share their experiences of working on initiatives and projects. …

LIR Seminar Videos now Online

Dear All,The video recordings from our 2018 LIR Seminar are online. You can see them here: https://lirgroup.heanet.ie/index.php/2018/07/26/lir-seminar-deciphering-data-informing-decision-making-transforming-user-experience-december-5/I have one favour …

Vacancy: Teaching & Learning Librarian

—Job Vacancy at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI): Teaching & Learning Support LibrarianDepartment: RCSI LibraryLocation: RCSI Library, RCSI, 26 York Street, Dublin 2Reporting to: Associate Librarian (Education, Research & Clini…