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LAICDG Library Camp 2016

Library Camp was as excellent as ever. Although often held on a sunny Saturday in May, I never regret going. In addition to learning a great deal about the everyday challenges in libraries in an open and honest environment, it

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Posted in Information Profession, Professional Development, Reflection

Changing definitions of information literacy

There were many informative and inspiring presentations and workshops at last month’s IFLA Satellite Meeting on Information Literacy, but it was a round table discussion that probed the traditional definitions of IL that really sparked my curiosity and made me

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Posted in Information and Digital Literacy

Presentation: Knowledge Management and Information Literacy

I recorded a version of my presentation from the IFLA Satellite Meeting on Information Literacy and uploaded it to Vimeo – learning a few new things about PowerPoint and converting audio files along the way. I didn’t keep this recording

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Preparing and delivering a Pecha Kucha – a reflection

 A short reflection on my experience of presenting a Pecha Kucha at the International Federation of Library Association’s Satellite Meeting on Information Literacy in Limerick, August 2014. In January or February when I saw the call for submissions for the

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Cloud atlas of academic libraries

“Thirty-nine years of my life had passed before I understood that clouds were not my enemy; that they were beautiful, and that I needed them. I suppose this, for me, marked the beginning of wisdom. Life is short.” ― Iimani

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Everyday Information Literacy

Some people say fake-it-til-you-make-it, I prefer to feel confident that I am well prepared and ready to ask the right questions… Most of us, young or old, experienced or not, will encounter some difficulties when we eventually find a much

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Posted in Employment, Information and Digital Literacy