Monthly Archive for November, 2019

Knowledge Café 2019: Change Literacy: Digital, Collaborative, Creative compiled by Monica Ertel

The 7th Knowledge Café was held at the 2019 WLIC in Athens, Greece.  Approximately 150 information professionals attended this meeting to share and learn from their colleagues on a number of interesting table topics.  Participants represented a diverse number of countries including Russia, Sweden, Norway, Ghana, Canada, Singapore, Germany, United States, Kenya, Japan, Uganda, Australia, Brazil, Greece and many others. 

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Communicating research through exhibitions by Ewa Stenberg

Last week an exhibition opened at Malmö University Library, ”Fighting cancer with plastic bullets”. This exhibition presents ongoing cancer research at Malmö University. The exhibition is an activity in The Researchers Gallery, which started out as a project and now is a part of Malmö University Library’s regular repertoire. I […]

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“I am planning to use what I have learned to develop a professional and a personal development program for myself”

Gretchen Higginbottom Interlibrary Loan Librarian, California State University Fresno, USA               Photo shows Anne Kakkonen, Helsinki University Library at her Self-Assessment Workshop Gretchen shares some of the highlights of the CPDWL Satellite Meeting in Zagreb. The 2019 Satellite Meeting was off to a great […]

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Library for Foreign Literature and the IFLA Preservation and Conservation Centre in Eastern Europe (IFLA PAC) by Daria Beliakova

Library for Foreign Literature and the IFLA Preservation and Conservation Centre in Eastern Europe (IFLA PAC) have launched another international exchange programme for preservation specialists. This year, the focus was on the professional experience of Bavarian libraries and museums. Training programme «Cultural heritage as a basis for intercultural dialogue. Preservation […]

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CPDWL Podcast Project: Episode 2

Colleagues, we are excited to announce the our second episode of the CPDWL Podcast Project where we feature library and information professionals who support and participate in professional development work. Our guest is Catharina Isberg. Catherina is the library director of Helsingborg public libraries since 2013. She’s the new chair […]

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For the love of PD, from Zagreb

          Edward Junhao Lim’s report on the CPDWL Satellite Meeting in Zagreb has been published in the Singapore Library Bulletin.  Edward works as the Reference and Research Services Librarian with the NYU Shanghai Library and he is an active member of the CPDWL Standing Committee. In his […]

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My first conference was an international conference!

Ebru Gönül Türk Reference Librarian, Istanbul Bilgi University Library, Turkey This was the first time I attended an IFLA CPDWL conference. I was excited to meet new people and see beautiful places. I first heard about IFLA from my professors when I was a student at university. They always told […]

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