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2020 CONUL Conference Call for Papers

2020 CONUL CONFERENCE: CALL FOR PAPERSThe 2020 annual conference of CONUL<http://conference.conul.ie/>, the Consortium of National and University Libraries in Ireland, will be held in Limerick, Ireland on Wednesday, 27th and Thursday, 28th May 20…

LIR Seminar, Dec 6. Speaker: Brenda O’Neill

Dear All,We look forward to seeing you at our 2019 LIR Seminar on AI in Libraries.We would like to introduce speaker Brenda O’Neill.[Brenda O’Neill]Brenda O’NeillInsyte-Cooley Research Lab, Department of Computing and Mathematics, WITThe Mike Cooley St…

LIR Seminar 2019: Travel and Accommodation

From: Therese Ahern <Therese.Ahern@cit.ie>Date: Friday 1 November 2019 at 14:02To: "LIR-L@LISTSERV.HEANET.IE" <LIR-L@listserv.heanet.ie>Subject: LIR Seminar 2019: Travel and AccommodationDear LIR-HeaNet members,Thankyou to those o…

LIR Seminar 2019: Artificial Intelligence and Libraries

Dear All,We invite you to register for our 2019 LIR seminar. The theme centres around The impact of AI on Librarianship and Scholarship.We have gathered international experts in the field to discuss the various facets of this important subject.I would …

The Programme So Far – Need more details!

Hi All,We need to complete this picture. I would like proper details for Adrian and Tony RR. We need to make sure that Andrew C. is happy with what we have for him here.I would also like to invite Martijn Kleppe from the National Library of Holland. He…

Re: Thank You! Library Movers Query from RIAM Library

Hi all,Many thanks to everyone who responded to our request for advice about library movers. It was a great help.Thank you!LaoiseLaoise Doherty BA (Mod), MScILS, ALAIRoyal Irish Academy of Music Library36-38 Westland RowDublinD02 WY89IrelandPh. 01 6325…

Re: Save the Date: LIR Seminar 6th December, Cork City.

Hi David,Thanks, will need to add the date to the website.regards,James MolloyCollege Liaison LibrarianEngineering and ArchitectureUCD LibraryRoom 302, Level 3, James Joyce BuildingT: +353 (0)1 7167369 | E: james.molloy@ucd.iewww.ucd.ie/library | libgu…

Save the Date: LIR Seminar 6th December, Cork City.

Dear All,The seminar theme for 2019 is: "Artificial Intelligence / Automation: Short term and Long term thinking in libraries".Automation, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are trends that are making a profound impact on our societ…

Re: Library movers – advice needed!

Hello,We are going to need to move our library to a temporary premises pending a large-scale building redevelopment project in the RIAM.We would be interested in hearing from anyone who has gone through this process in recent years, and who might be ab…

Unboxing Open Scholarship series

Dear Colleagues,Last year, the Librarian and Dean of Research in Trinity College Dublin established a university task force on Open Scholarship. Part of the work of this group is a series of events exploring what open scholarship means to the research …

Winter CITE Call for Papers and Registration!

CITE, the Copyright Information and Technology in Education, Forum will be back on Wednesday 11 December at the Mary Ward House in London.Attended by over 60 librarians and copyright officers, CITE is an opportunity for those across the HE sector with …

Winter CITE Call for Papers and Registration!

CITE, the Copyright Information and Technology in Education, Forum will be back on Wednesday 11 December at the Mary Ward House in London.Attended by over 60 librarians and copyright officers, CITE is an opportunity for those across the HE sector with …