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“What I Wish I Knew Before I Started”…some thoughts from the Digital Preservation Coalition event at The British Library

In this Eventswatch post, digital preservation student Mary Dunne talks about what she learnt from attending the Digital Preservation Coalition event “What I wish I knew before I started” (#WIWIK2015) 681 more words

Events Watch

Come to Sydney for NLS7!

Today’s guest post comes from Heather Davis, who sits on the organising committee of NLS7. We have a soft spot for the NLS conference – the ILN was launched at… 415 more words

Guest Post

Robert Bevan: banking, wealth & respectability in Victorian Britain.

Robert Cooper Lee Bevan by William Boxall (painted c. 1850)

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Robert Cooper Lee Bevan (1809-1890) is one of the wealthiest members of our cohort. 1,768 more words

New Professionals

Beyond Jute: Dynasty and Diversity in Dundee

The diversity of the British Isles has continually engaged politicians, analysts and academics, fuelling fierce debates. Recently, the Scottish referendum on independence highlighted the contrasts and commonalities between, particularly, England and Scotland. 1,956 more words

Old Professions

"We are 23"

I just found the most truthful blog post I’ve ever witnessed and had to share.

The Brain On 23

Minus the references to Tinder, dating to avoid loneliness and wanting to stay a kid forever, this article is my life and this blogger is everything. 263 more words

Social Media

Call for papers

The ethos of NLPN is to create a network for new and future library professionals, a network where, collectively, we can explore and develop our knowledge and practical skills in key areas of the information sector. 267 more words

NLPN Events

One Year In: Reflections on the First Year as Records Manager

I have had a foot in the archives world for some time, but I’ve only recently stepped into the world of records management. Like many of us, I have a dual title job – “Digital Archivist/Records Manager.” I started my position just over a year ago. 507 more words

RMRT Steering Committee