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Gender in the Job Interview

Career Advice | Job interviews |Women in the workplace

by Robin Mamlet | February 21, 2017

As women move up the leadership ranks in higher education, they find fewer and fewer female peers. 138 more words

Jobs, Employment, Training

#TheUniversityofEdinburghLibrary Knowledge Exchange Week 2017 @EdUniMainLib

Following on from the success of our first Knowledge Exchange Week last summer, we are delighted to announce we will be running this programme again in June 2017.  482 more words


Cornell’s African-American Photography Collection is Now Digitized #BlackHistoryMonth

Take a look at the Cornell University Library Digital Collections page.

Per The Paris Review. Read more . . .

Cornell University’s Loewentheil Collection of African-American Photographs has been fully digitized: it features 645 images of black lives from the 1860s through the 1960s, all of which eschew stereotypes: . . .”


Research support services for academic and special libraries

I  feel I have learnt a great deal whilst studying this unit and now feel able to effectively provide and develop research support services in my future career. 201 more words


Fieldwork placements

Healthy Options Library, Annerley Road, Annerley, Qld

Fieldwork Journal:ifn620-fieldwork-journal-deborah-fuller-deborah-fullerholibrary

Queensland University of Technology, Health Liaison Team, Kelvin Grove Library

Fieldwork Journal: ifn620%20fieldwork%20journalqut


Article, author and journal metrics: what librarians need to know: a reflection on the webcast

I  recently watched this webcast, using the learning site Bright Talk. AS a student librarian who has not worked in the field, a lot of it was a little irrelevant for me at this stage, but I did find it interesting and informative. 77 more words

Professional Development

Evaluation of Scopus

Scopus is a bibliometric tool which covers peer-reviewed literature, scientific journals, conference proceedings and books. Its coverage encompasses physical sciences, life sciences, social sciences and health sciences which appears to be an extensive range. 507 more words