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 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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Added on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 3:01 PM

a forthcoming symposium on continental crime writing and its translation into English

This event will be held by the European Commission Representation in the UK in partnership with City University, London and will take place at Europe House, 32 Smith Square, London SW1P 3EU, on Friday 21st March 2014 between 14h30 and 20h30. A draft programme of the event has just been made available -  watch this space for further information!       Entrance to this event is free, but places are limited. To reserve a place, please email Joanna Sywotko at&nbs…

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The ACLAIIR AGM & Seminar 2014

Added on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 3:01 PM

  The ACLAIIR AGM & Seminar 2014 will take place in Cambridge on Tuesday, 17 June 2014, and we have an exciting programme lined up on the theme of Open Access. Open Access is curently a hot topic across the globe due to its wide-ranging effects. Many policies and practices are in a state of rapid change, so we hope you will join us to keep up to date with this important subject and contribute to the debate.  For our first panel we have speakers from the world…

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