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My Career so Far: Duncan Jones

This week our post comes from FLIP’s Social Media Coordinator, Duncan Jones. Duncan tells us about his path into Librarianship, and the distance learning MA LIS qualification he is currently studying through the University of Sheffield.  578 more words



The Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies Library is tailored to meet your reading/research interests. Kindly suggest titles of books/journals/software gazettes etc you may have come across that you will like us to add to the library collection. 39 more words


So You Want to Be a Librarian? | BookRiot #librarians #LIS #InfoProf #librarianship #MLIS #MIS

The comments to this post provide some great insights as well. Be sure to read these too!

Is librarianship a career you’ve been considering? Have you been told you should work in a library since you’re a huge book lover? 67 more words


Dispatches from #LibraryLife: Finals Edition

The end of the term at my respective libraries comes about a week apart, so it’s been final projects and studying and last minute panic in libraryland for close to a month, between my two campuses. 322 more words

New Position!

Excited to share the news: I’ve accepted a new position at the University of California – Irvine! I will start as the a Research Librarian for Science Teaching & Learning on July 25th. 284 more words


#Libraries, #Leadership, and #ScholarlyCommunication: Essays by #RickAnderson @Looptopper

A creative thinker on topics related to library collections and scholarly publishing, Rick Anderson does not back away from controversy. “Whenever you’re forced to make choices, values are going to come into conflict,” he writes in the preface. 131 more words


Sixth Day (26/05/2016)

Beginning today was a bit more difficult than usual, as yesterday I finished my degree which naturally meant that drunken celebrations were in order. Even so, I still managed to get up and get into work at the right time (go me!). 638 more words

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