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German Studies Library Group AGM with Guest Lecture 2014

Added on Tuesday, October 07, 2014 12:03 PM

The Annual General Meeting of the German Studies Library Group takes place Wednesday, 22nd October 2014, kindly hosted by Senate House Library in London. The afternoon’s programme begins at 2 p.m., and in addition to the AGM there will also be a tour of Senate House Library.  We are delighted that Professor Charmian Brinson, Director of Language Studies at Imperial College London and Professor Richard Dove, Emeritus Professor of German at the University of Greenwich, will be delivering a joint …

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Language and the making of nations

Added on Monday, September 29, 2014 11:27 AM

The European Studies department of the British Library is holding a study day on 14 November in the Conference Centre entitled ‘Language and the making of nations’.  The seminar will look at the role of languages in the formation of national identity, not only of major European languages, but of minority languages also.  Languages of Western, central and Eastern Europe are included. See the latest version of the programme here. For further information and to book please go to   http://www.bl.u…

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FSLG AGM and Study Day 2014 Report

Added on Friday, August 01, 2014 3:26 PM

THE FSLG AGM and Study Day 2014 was a great success thanks to David Lowe and Teresa Vernon and our wonderful speakers. The full programme including speaker biographies is available below: AGM 2014 Programme Speaker biographies  For those of you who missed the event, you may see the presentations below: Anne Worden (University of Portsmouth) Using e-books to meet student needs   Joanne Edwards (University of Oxford) Discovering, selecting and evaluating foreign-language e-books: an ove…

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FSLG AGM and Study Day 2014 UPDATE

Added on Friday, July 11, 2014 11:27 AM

The FSLG AGM and Study Day will take place at Cambridge University Library, in the Milstein Seminar Rooms, on Friday 18th July 2014. It will be hosted by David Lowe, Head of European Collections and Cataloguing at the UL. The Study Day has two themes: a panel cum mini seminar with three presentations on e-books for libraries followed by discussion of the issues raised, and a short introductory talk and visit to the UL Exhibition Literature of the Liberation: The French Experience in Print 1944-…

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ISLG Annual Lecture 2014

Added on Friday, June 20, 2014 12:02 PM

The Italian Studies Library Group Annual Lecture will be held at the British Library on 30th June 2014. This year's lecture will be:   Luchino Visconti, Theatre and Opera: a Legacy by Gaia Servadio  The British Library, 96 Euston Road, Conference Centre (Brontë Room) 6 pm. Wine and light refreshments will be served after the lecture Attendance is free but registration is required. If you plan to come, please email chris.michaelides@bl.uk and type ISLG Lecture in the subject line. This yea…

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FSLG AGM and Study Day 2014

Added on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 11:32 AM

Cambridge University Library, Friday 18 July 2014

This is to announce that the date of the FSLG AGM and Study Day hosted by David Lowe at Cambridge University Library will take place on Friday 18 July. The event will have a focus on e-books/e-resources. There will also be a visit to the UL exhibition Literature of the Liberation: The French Experience in Print 1944-1946  featuring the collection donated by Sir Charles Chadwyck-Healey. A programme will be issued in the near future.In the meantime, please make a note of the date in your diaries!

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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…