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Summer closure for refurbishment at the RWCMD

The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama (RWCMD) will be closed from Friday 8th July until Monday 12th September in order to carry out work to improve the library entrance, issue desk and office space. As part of the

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WHELF Reps meeting report May 2016

The WHELF Representatives gathered at Gladstone’s Library on 19th-20th May 2016. Attending the meeting were: Sue Hodges (Chair, Bangor), Emma Adamson (U of SW), Kristine Chapman (National Museum Wales – Amgueddfa Cymru), Andrew Dalgleish (U of SW), Ann Davies (OU), 

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Mini round up of news from Welsh libraries | Alyson’s Welsh libraries blog

This news update is by Alyson Tyler, Senior Libraries Development Adviser for MALD (Museums, Archives and Libraries Division of the Welsh Government): Source: Mini round up of news from Welsh libraries | Alyson’s Welsh libraries blog

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Head of Library Services at Cardiff Metropolitan University

Congratulations to Mark Hughes who has been appointed as Head of Library Services at Cardiff Metropolitan University. Since 2008 Mark has worked at Swansea University Library as Head of Collections and Finance. In 2015 he won the CILIP Cymru Welsh

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WHELF quarterly news update Feb 2016

The most recent meeting of the WHELF Representatives was via videoconference on Wednesday 24th February. The meeting was chaired by Sue Hodges (Bangor University) and attended by the following: Paul Jeorrett (Glyndwr University), Emma Adamson (Uof SW), Bronwen Blatchford (UofW),

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Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales joins WHELF

We are very pleased to announce that the library of Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales is now a member of WHELF. The library at the Museum supports the work of the curatorial staff and houses collections in Archaeology, Fine

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RCAHMW relocates to the National Library of Wales

Story courtesy of Heritage of Wales News (http://heritageofwalesnews.blogspot.co.uk/) One of Wales’ leading heritage organisations has today announced that it will be moving to new offices at The National Library of Wales (NLW) in 2016. Work is already under way at

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New Vice-Chair for WHELF

WHELF is pleased to announce that the new Vice-Chair for 2015-17 is Emma Adamson, University Librarian, Head of Library Services at Cardiff Metropolitan University. Emma joined WHELF in 2010, and from the outset has played a role for WHELF in

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A new Chair for WHELF

WHELF is very pleased to announce that the new Chair for 2015-17 is Sue Hodges, Director of Libraries and Archives, Bangor University. Sue joined WHELF in 2011 when she took up her new post at Bangor University and from the

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New CEO and Librarian for the NLW

This story is sourced from the National Library of Wales website: “The National Library of Wales Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Linda Tomos as the interim Chief Executive and Librarian. Sir Deian Hopkin, President of

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