Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Academic Writing Seminar

The Librarian as Academic Writer: a Seminar on Getting Published

Venue: Connaught Suite, Glenroyal Hotel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Organiser: Library, National University of Ireland, Maynooth
Date: Thursday 24th February 2011
Description: In this one-day seminar, publishers, editors, authors and other experienced writers will offer insights and advice on the following

publishing articles in peer-reviewed journals
submitting conference papers and posters
publishing book chapters and books
developing your practice and research into an advanced degree
This seminar will provide an opportunity to learn from experts in the field. It is not about the mechanics of writing.

Poster Exhibition: Participants in the seminar will be invited to bring poster presentations and exhibit them if they wish. Emerald Group Publishing Limited will offer a prize for the winning poster. This will be a book of the winner’s choice from their book store http://books.emeraldinsight.com/. Posters may have been previously exhibited.

Audience: Library Staff who actively wish to write journal articles, books or book chapters, present posters or undertake advanced degrees.

Cost: €120

The full programe and application form is available at

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