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Showing posts from August, 2010

Gillet and Willett speak at Boston American Chemical Society meeting

Professors Val Gillet and Peter Willett were two of the invited speakers at a
symposium to honour the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Journal of
Chemical Information and Modeling. This is the world's leading journal in
chemoinformatics, and Sheffield was the only institution to be represented
twice amongst the speakers at this symposium, which was held on the 23rd August
as part of the Boston national meeting of the American Chemical Society

Our papers at the World Library and Information Conference

A number of Departmental members are speaking at the WLIC (IFLA conference) next week in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Firstly, in the main conference:

"We are here because you were there": minority ethnic genre fiction in UK public libraries
BRIONY BIRDI (Information School, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom)

Developing inclusive models of reference and instruction to create information literate communities
SHEILA CORRALL (Information School, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom)

The secret diary of Adrian Librarian MOLE. The value of using e-journals to reflect on learning and professional development in the area of management skills development for LIS students
BARBARA SEN (Information School, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom)

Sustaining learning for LIS through use of a virtual world
SHEILA WEBBER (Information School: the iSchool, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom) and DIANE NAHL (Library and Information Science Program, Information…