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The End of Library School!

Well, my time at library school has finally come to an end as I have at last managed to complete and submit my dissertation. It was a tough piece of work which demanded all of my time and concentration, which … Continue reading

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My Second Term at Library School

It’s difficult to believe how quickly the time has gone, but I’ve already completed the taught element of my librarianship Masters degree. All I have left to do are a couple more assignments, an exam and my dissertation – so … Continue reading

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Our School Book Club: the story so far…

I have been running a weekly school book club (jointly with a fellow UCL student) for one whole month now and so I thought that I would write a blog post on my experiences so far. Having never run any … Continue reading

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UCL Schools Book Club

Last term I signed up to the UCL Schools Book Club volunteering group because I wanted to try my hand at running a book club for young people. During our book club training session a few weeks ago we were … Continue reading

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Diary of a Library School Work Placement: Part IV

This blog entry is part of a series of four posts about my two week work placement at University College School’s Enav Library. Information Literacy It was very encouraging to see how well information literacy training was embedded into the … Continue reading

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Diary of a Library School Work Placement: Part III

This blog entry is part of a series of four posts about my two week work placement at University College School’s Enav Library. Visit to the Junior Branch During the second week of my placement at UCS, I spent one … Continue reading

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Diary of a Library School Work Placement: Part II

This blog entry is part of a series of four posts about my two week work placement at University College School’s Enav Library. The Entry Reading Challenge The Entry Reading Challenge is a scheme run by the Library to encourage … Continue reading

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Diary of a Library School Work Placement: Part I

All full-time students taking the MA in Library and Information Studies at UCL are required to do a two week work placement in a library of their choice as part of the course. I decided that I would do mine … Continue reading

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End of term!

My first term at library school has come to an end – and the time has gone so quickly! There’s still quite a lot of work for me to do over the holidays though; at the moment I’m working on … Continue reading

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LISNPN London Meet-Up and #UKLibChat

Yesterday evening I went to my first LISNPN meet-up and had the chance to meet lots of graduate trainees who are currently working in various libraries across London. The meet-up happened to coincide with the fortnightly #uklibchat on Twitter, which … Continue reading

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