How much can you learn from attending a conference that has nothing to do with your core business? The answer is - a lot!
Posted 02 April 2013
A major European initiative sets out to bridge the digital skills gap.
Posted 05 March 2013
Can you communicate important messages with clarity and grace - and in 60 seconds or less?! Suzanne Wheatley explores the art of elevator pitching.
Posted 08 February 2013
The MmIT National conference is just around the corner. Olivia Greenstreet introduces this year's key theme.
Posted 05 February 2013
Emily Goodhand - @copyrightgirl - shares her top copyright tips.
Posted 01 February 2013
Phil Bradley recommends we try some new tools - or revisit ones we may previously have rejected.
Posted 18 January 2013
Gary Green describes how a free web service can help you connect social media and other channels to save time and maximise impact.
Posted 21 December 2012
Did you set yourself objectives for 2012? It's time to audit your skills and achievements.
Posted 14 December 2012
Jane Greenstein explores opportunities available for information professionals in the interactive multimedia industry.
Posted 06 December 2012
Knowledge Management initiatives are helping drive innovation and growth in a membership organisation.
Posted 30 November 2012
Kate Arnold is the first non-North American President Elect of SLA. Here she discusses why the information profession needs to 'reframe' itself.
Posted 29 November 2012
Phil Bradley picks some of his favourite new web tools.
Posted 29 November 2012
Collaboration between two UK bodies seeks to provide a unified skills framework.
Posted 07 November 2012
David Lankes believes librarians should ask fundamental questions about the key purpose of libraries and their role in communities.
Posted 02 November 2012
The shortlist of 25 titles has been released.
Posted 22 October 2012
We've been talking to speakers at ILI about the challenges and opportunities facing library and information professionals. Several key themes emerged.
Posted 19 October 2012
In order to demonstrate value librarians must be willing to employ ROI methodologies and back up their claims with data says Marydee Ojala.
Posted 11 October 2012
Suzanne Wheatley reviews her personal objectives and achievements for the third quarter of 2012 and shares some lessons learned.
Posted 02 October 2012
Arthur Weiss explores features and functions not seen on the Google search bar.
Posted 28 September 2012
This year, for the first time, two winners are announced.
Posted 27 September 2012
R. David Lankes - Internet Librarian International keynote speaker - talks about his vision for a new, transformative librarianship.
Posted 20 September 2012
Digital literacy is 'at the convergence of multiple literacies'. An EU project sets out to map the key digital competence frameworks in use across the EU.
Posted 28 August 2012
Two previous speakers reflect on the connections they made at Internet Librarian International and describe some of the far-reaching results.
Posted 21 August 2012
Claire Back was so inspired by attending a national library camp, she decided to put together a regional version.
Posted 03 August 2012
The annual conference of the American Library Association (ALA) welcomed delegates from over 80 countries. Marydee Ojala reports from Anaheim.
Posted 23 July 2012