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WESLINE Conference 2015

Added on Thursday, October 15, 2015 9:31 PM

WESLINE Conference 2015, British Library, 7 September  Brontë and Dickens Rooms, British Library Conference Centre, 96 Euston Road, NW1 2DB   Programme 10.30: Arrival – Registration – Coffee/Tea 11:00: Welcome: Janet Zmroczek (Head of European and Americas Collections, British Library) 11.15-12:45: Digital collections and resources (Chair: Aquiles Alencar Brayner, British Library) Janet Zmroczek (Head of European and Americas Collections, British Library) ‘The British Library Google Books…

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WESLINE 2015 conference

Added on Wednesday, June 03, 2015 2:40 PM

WESLINE 2015 one-day conference, British Library, Monday 7 September This is to let you know that there will be a one-day WESLINE conference this year. The event will be held at the British Library in London on Monday 7 September, and will focus on professional and collections related issues. The programme will include a focus on digital collections and resources in the morning, and a panel session in the afternoon on library restructures away from subject-based to functional teams. This panel…

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ACLAIIR AGM & Seminar 2015 – Portugal and Lusophone Africa: research trends and resources

Added on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:16 AM

Dear all, This year’s ACLAIIR AGM & Seminar will take place on Monday 22nd June at the British Library. Join us for an overview of Portuguese and Lusophone studies and find out about current research in the field. We’re delighted to welcome Prof. Phillip Rothwell (Oxford), Dr. Vivien Kogut Lessa-de-Sá (Cambridge) and Prof. Hilary Owen (Manchester) to the seminar. There will also be a library panel discussion and a presentation from Casalini Libri on acquiring books from Portugal and Africa…

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Barcelona Kaleidoscope 27 February 2015 Programme

Added on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 4:15 PM

On behalf of Joanne Edwards: The full programme for Barcelona Kaleidoscope is now available. It will be held at the British Library, Conference Centre, Eliot & Dickens Rooms, Friday 27th February 2015, 17:00 – 20.00. For the full programme see here.

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Call for contributions to the German Studies Library Group Newsletter

Added on Monday, November 10, 2014 12:18 PM

  Call for contributions to the German Studies Library Group Newsletter (ISBN 0951-2616)  The editors of the German Studies Library Group Newsletter welcome offers of contributions, in English or in German, for next year’s issue of the Newsletter, which is due to be published in September.  Papers as well as short pieces or news items are published on topics concerning libraries, information management, print and digital culture, and other related literary and historical areas which focus o…

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French Studies Library Group Annual Review issue 10 now available

Added on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 2:09 PM

The 10th issue of the French Studies Library Group (FSLG)  Annual Review (2013-14) is now available. It includes a mixture of feature articles and news items covering all matters relating to French Studies librarianship.  This issue also includes an amended version of a paper delivered by Patrick Crowley at the 2013 annual conference of the Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies, and a review by PhD student Sarah Foxen of the new Mundolingua museum in Paris. The issue is available for vi…

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Italian Studies Library Group 2015 Lecture

Wednesday, June 03, 2015 2:45 PM

ITALIAN STUDIES LIBRARY GROUP ANNUAL LECTURE The British Library | Conference Centre | 29 June 2015, 18:00 "Pier Paolo Pasolini and Rome" by Ian Thomson, University of East Anglia On the morning of…

WESLINE 2015 conference

Wednesday, June 03, 2015 2:40 PM

WESLINE 2015 one-day conference, British Library, Monday 7 September This is to let you know that there will be a one-day WESLINE conference this year. The event will be held at the British Library i…

ACLAIIR AGM & Seminar 2015 – Portugal and Lusophone Africa: research trends and resources

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:16 AM

Dear all, This year’s ACLAIIR AGM & Seminar will take place on Monday 22nd June at the British Library. Join us for an overview of Portuguese and Lusophone studies and find out about current rese…