Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Library Association of Ireland Cataloguing and Metadata Group Award

 *****Deadline extended*****

The CMG are now accepting applications from LAI Members for a bursary which is intended to foster research and best practice, as well as individual professional development in the Group’s field of interest. Broadly defined as information organisation, this field encompasses, but is not limited to:
cataloguing, classification, metadata, and information retrieval. Recipients of the Bursary are expected to publish about their project in an appropriate format (e.g. blog post or peer-reviewed research article).
Last year the bursary was awarded to Marie Cullen, NUI Maynooth who is undertaking a study on the implementation of RDA in Ireland.
The CMG Bursary is open to all current LAI members.  Join the LAI
The deadline for applications for the CMG Bursary is Friday, 17th of October.

Call for papers – web and social media conference

The 9th International Conference on web and social media will take place from May 26 to May 29, in Oxford.
Abstracts for Papers are due on 18 January 2015