Author Archive for gillian

“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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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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An opportunity to learn about different areas of librarianship from different perspectives

Moon Kim, Acquisitions Librarian with Ohio State University, shares her experiences of the IFLA CPDWL Satellite Meeting 2019 Photo: Moon Kim speaking in the Academic Libraries track at the conference, with Ray Pun The 2019 IFLA Satellite Meeting for Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning (CPDWL) kicked off on August […]

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The CPDWL Satellite Meeting is described as “in a country of movies, an event out of series”

Noé Nessel, Librarian, Buenos Aires, Argentina                 Noé Nessel being interviewed by Jasenka Pleško at the Satellite Meeting For me, participating in the Satellite Meeting was a miracle. From the end of the world to IFLA without stops. A privilege to have the possibility […]

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The impact of attending the CPDWL Satellite Meeting in Zagreb

Roberta Montepeloso, PhD student, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy IFLA CPDWL Satellite Meeting 2019 was held in Zagreb, at the National and University Library (NSK). Gillian Hallam opened the works exhorting the participants to wonder what kind of impact could have the attendance at the conference. She invited the audience to […]

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My impressions of the IFLA CPDWL Satellite Meeting 2019, Zagreb, 20-21 August 2019

Nicoleta-Roxana Dinu, National Library of Romania, Bucharest I had the great opportunity to attend for the first time an IFLA event, namely the IFLA CPDWL Satellite Meeting 2019, which took place in Zagreb, on 20-21 August 2019. This happened thanks to the organisers who generously offered me funding to allow […]

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