Category: workforce development

Report from the RDM training day

With thanks to Beth Hall, Academic Support Librarian at Bangor University for this blog post: The WHELF research group organised a training session on Research Data Management at Cardiff University on the 6th September.  Attendees represented a range of the

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Supporting research: presentation from the Gregynog Colloquium

This presentation was delivered by Bronwen Blatchford (Cardiff Metropolitan University / RWCMD), Susan Glen (Swansea University) and Beth Hall (Bangor University) at the 2016 WHELF/HEWIT Colloquium. It discusses the feedback from the 3 regional events for librarians supporting research organized

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WHELF Research Data Management Training Day

Largely driven by funder policy, libraries around the world have begun to explore how to support research data management. This means applying our skills to a new context. We need to support researchers to plan data management. We also need

WHELF/HEWIT Gregynog Colloquium 2016

The WHELF/HEWIT Gregynog Colloquium was held on 13th-17th June 2016 and was organized this year by the University of South Wales. The annual Colloquium is a week long event held at Gregynog Hall near Newtown, Powys and is an opportunity

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International Open Access Week event at Bangor, “The institution as publisher”

International Open Access Week Event, Bangor University “The Institution as a Publisher” Thursday 22nd October 2015 Management Centre 1-3pm with lunch at 12.30   1-1.45 Scholarly publishing in the library Graham Stone, Information Resources Manager, Computing and Library Services, University

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

Event: Research Data Management 1st July 2015 at Cardiff Metropolitan University

  A WHELF / UK eInformation group event Research Data Management for Information Professionals Andrew Cox To be held at Cardiff Metropolitan University Wednesday 1st July 2015 09.30-16.30 There is an increasing understanding that data collected during research needs to

WHELF/HEWIT Gregynog Colloquium June 15th-20th 2015

The annual WHELF/HEWIT Gregynog Colloquium will be held from Monday 15th June- Friday 20th June 2015. The conference is an opportunity for IT and library staff to discuss recent developments and to share experiences. This year’s conference has been organized

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WHELF event: British Library DataCite service : free workshops at Bangor and Cardiff

This is a bilingual posting – the English version follows the Welsh below: Mae’r Llyfrgell Brydeinig yn cynnal dau weithdy ar gyfer aelodau WHELF, gan ddarparu mwy o wybodaeth am DataCite – gwasanaeth sy’n darparu dynodwyr gwrthrych digidol (DOI) ar

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23 Llyfrgellydd

Kristine Chapman blogs about the launch of 23Llyfrgellydd – a blog written about and by librarian and information workers in Wales. The first post comes from Liz Chester at Coleg Sir Gar: Each week a new entry will be

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