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Swansea University celebrates opening the Bay Library

 Yesterday I had the opportunity  to attend the official opening of the new Bay Library at Swansea University’s Bay Campus. The library was opened by Professor Iwan Davies, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Internationalisation and External Affairs) along with Lewys Aron, President of Swansea

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Relaunch of the WHELF website

Welcome to the new WHELF website! The focus and purpose of the redesign has been to develop the site in order to be able to include content in English and Welsh (content is still being added to these pages so

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Swansea University goes live with WHELF Shared LMS

WHELF Shared LMS project reaches major milestone The 23rd June 2015 will be a landmark achievement in the WHELF Shared LMS project as the first institution, Swansea University, goes live with implementation of the latest generation library management system Alma,

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Event: Librarians developing digital literacies

Librarians developing digital literacies 10am to 4pm Friday 17th July 2015 Hadyn Ellis Building Cardiff University, Cathays Park, Cardiff. CF24 4HQ (Map – n.b. There is no public parking available near the venue. A free event (refreshments and lunch

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Welsh Collaboration in action event: 23rd June 2015

Welsh Collaboration in Action: A Joint Event for Librarians Supporting HE in FE is being held this year on Tuesday 23rd June 2015 at University of South Wales, Library and Student Centre, Treforest Campus from 10am-4:30pm. The morning session will

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The library career and qualifications path

Many thanks to Alyson Tyler (CyMAL) for this overview of the library career and qualifications route and for providing details of bursary opportunities.

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Welsh librarian of 2015 award open

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CILIP Cymru Wales Conference 14th-15th May 2015: Ready for business

The 2015 CILIP Cymru Wales Library and Information Conference 14th -15th May, Marriott Hotel, Swansea Cross Sector Library and Information Conference Exhibition space available To guarantee hotel accommodation, please book by 10th April Discount rate for CILIP Members Early Bird

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‘Leap in and have a go’ at marketing

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WHELF Quarterly news update Feb 2015

WHELF’s first meeting of 2015 was held on February 12th via videoconference. Present: Aled Gruffydd Jones (Chair, NLW), Emma Adamson (Cardiff Met), Bronwen Blatchford (UofW) , Andrew Dalgliesh (UofSW), Julie Hart (Aberystwyth University) , Anne Harvey (UWTSD:Swansea) , Sue Hodges

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