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Text and Data Mining Symposium

I spent yesterday at a one-day text and data mining (TDM) symposium in Cambridge. The event brought together researchers, librarians and publishers to discuss the challenges, triumphs and future of TDM in the UK and wider research landscape. The contexts … Continue reading

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Report on EAHIL 2017

Each year, the European Association for Health Information and Libraries (EAHIL) holds a conference, where librarians, educators, healthcare workers and researchers come from all over the world for talks, workshops, and posters on all aspects of medical librarianship. This year … Continue reading

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Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning Teaching Forum 2017

Last year, the Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning hosted its inaugural Teaching Forum, a one-day conference bringing together all Cambridge staff with responsibility for, or interest in, teaching provision at the University. You can read my write-up of last … Continue reading

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Cambridge Libraries Conference 2017

Yesterday, I spent the day over at the Engineering Faculty enjoying the excellent keynote speeches, panel presentations, and lightning talks, as well as meeting up with colleagues from within Cambridge libraries and from further afield, at the annual Cambridge Libraries … Continue reading

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HASlibcamp

On Saturday, I went down to London to attend HASlibcamp, an unconference for health and science libraries hosted at City University London. Attendees came from a variety of libraries, ranging from academic and NHS libraries to charity and public libraries, … Continue reading

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MmIT Conference 2015 – Day 2

We began the final day of the conference with an app swap breakfast, in which conference attendees were able to share and try out useful apps. In the discussion that followed, one interesting idea emerged, something that I’d be keen … Continue reading

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MmIT Conference 2015 – Day 1

This year’s theme for the CILIP Multimedia, Information and Technology Group conference was social media, and I was lucky enough to be able to travel to Sheffield and attend. The programme was packed with excellent keynote speeches, parallel workshops and … Continue reading

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