Monthly Archive for February, 2019

What is Blockchain? Learn about Blockchain & Decentralization for the Information Industries in an upcoming MOOC

BitCoins and Blockchains. You may have heard about these technologies, but do you know what they mean? Perhaps you have wondered whether blockchain is something that you should be paying attention to. How could libraries be taking advantage of blockchain? For the past 18 months, Dr. Sandra Hirsh and Dr. […]

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CPDWL Satellite Meeting to be held in Zagreb, Croatia, 20-21 August 2019

CPDWL is working with the Croatian Library Association (Hrvatsko Knjižničarsko Društvo) to present their Satellite Meeting in Zagreb, Croatia. The theme of the conference is ‘Librarians and information professionals as (pro)motors of change: immersing, including and initiating digital transformation for smart societies’.  The focus will be on discussing and sharing […]

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Submit your ideas for the joint CPDWL/E4GDH session in Athens!

CPDWL is collaborating with the Evidence for Global and Disaster Health (E4GDH) Special Interest Group to offer an exciting session on strategies to build our knowledge using new and interactive ways to transfer skills, both within the profession and within our communities. The theme of the joint session is ‘Active and […]

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Call for papers for the CPDWL open session at the IFLA WLIC in Athens!

The theme of our conference session is “Navigating your own professional development: Effective use of the 2016 IFLA Guidelines for Continuing Professional Development”.  Please submit your paper proposal by 15 March 2019. For full details, visit https://2019.ifla.org/cfp-calls/continuing-professional-development-and-workplace-learning/

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