Archive for the 'Professional Development Opportunity' Category

An opportunity for a certificate in Research Data Management in Germany

Written by Almuth Gastinger & Ulrike Lang. Since 2021 the Technische Hochschule Köln (University of Applied Sciences in Cologne) has been offering a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course to get a certificate in Research Data Management (RDM). This blended learning course targets employees from educational and research institutions, academic libraries, […]

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Learn about Virtual Reality at the Library 2.0 Virtual Conference on March 29, 2022

I am very excited to announce the 2022 line up of free global virtual conferences offered through the Library 2.0 virtual conference series! The three conferences this year focus on Virtual Reality; Urban Librarianship; and Privacy. The first conference of the year, Virtual Reality and Learning: Leading the Way, will […]

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Meet your CPDWL officer

CPDWL will try a new format, to keep the connections of the standing committee members and advisory group members more tight. As a result of the breakout room sessions during the mid-term meeting of CPDWL in February 2022, we are planning to have zoom meetings every month without an agenda, […]

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Building Expertise in a New Field

From time to time, we are given new tasks to support and enhance library services despite from the routine that we work in daily lives, I was given a new task in my role recently to learn about the research landscape of Institutions, benchmarking analysis and navigate the world of […]

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Philippines-Singapore: My Virtual M&M-CDPWL Coaching Experience by Dr. Mary Ann M. Ingua

I registered for the IFLA World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) 2021, and it was the first-ever virtual Congress that organized by IFLA. This experience allowed the congress to be accessible across continents, time zones, and different languages that allowed one to select sessions that had translations in language choices. […]

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Curious, confident & committed: Transforming libraries into learning organisations

          On 13 October 2021, CPDWL and NPSIG hosted the webinar entitled ‘Curious, confident & committed: Transforming libraries into learning organisations’. Our invited speaker was Clare Thorpe, Director, Library Services at Southern Cross University in Australia.             Clare is an award-winning […]

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CPDWL Podcast Project Season 3, Episode 2: Ulrike Lang and Almuth Gastinger on Coaching (in German/Auf Deutsch)

Colleagues, we are excited to announce the our second episode of the CPDWL Podcast Project (Season 3) where we feature library and information professionals who support and participate in professional development work. This episode is in German. To see the episode, see here: https://anchor.fm/ifla-cpdwl/episodes/S3E2-Ulrike-Lang-and-Almuth-Gastinger-in-Germanauf-Deutsch-e18s665 Our guest is Ulrike Lang, CPDWL Co-Chair, […]

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