SLA at Online

It’s two weeks to Online and here’s a round up of forthcoming SLA activities.

SLA Europe: Early Career Conference Awards 2011

SLA Europe is delighted to be offering four opportunities for current European library and information science students and new professionals to attend the 2011 SLA Conference.

SLA Europe sponsor spotlight: Infotrieve

SLA Europe and Information Today are pleased to be presenting networking drinks on the eve of Internet Librarian International, kindly sponsored by Infotrieve. If you’re not familiar with Infotrieve’s services, here’s your chance to find out more.

Maximising Your Personal Impact

Last Tuesday Suzanne Wheatley from Sue Hill Recruitment ran a professional development seminar for SLA Europe on “Maximising Your Personal Impact”. The event was well attended and due to popular demand will be run again in October. You can see photos from the evening on SLA Europe’s Flickr page, and Virginia Henry kindly recorded some …

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SLA 2010: Philip Gatzke’s reflections

Philip Gatzke, one of the 2010 SLA Europe Early Career Conference Award winners, has written up his experiences of this year’s Annual Conference in New Orleans. Great Conference, Great People, Great City I must admit that I had my doubts before the conference. Meeting new people, talking a lot in a foreign language, the big …

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What was it like virtually attending SLA 2010?

101 people were virtual attendees at the SLA Conference in June 2010. One of SLA Europe’s members has written an informative and entertaining guide to how the virtual conference worked, its good sides and its pitfalls. You can read Claire’s account “The great thing about the virtual conference is that you can do cartwheels in a …

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SLA 2010 : Chris Rhodes’ reflections

Chris Rhodes, one of the 2010 SLA Europe Early Career Conference Award Winners, has shared his thoughts on his conference experience with us. He has also written a report for the Leadership and Management Division, co-sponsors of the award, available on their blog. The SLA conference in New Orleans was by far and away the …

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Summer Soiree

Our annual Summer Soiree at Bridewell Hall was kindly sponsored by Alacra.