STEM for Children in Public Libraries

Author: Elizabeth Swan

Presentation to a Public Libraries Victoria Network event. Elizabeth Swan Web Search Pacific Pty Ltd PO Box 364, Rose Bay, 2029 June 3 2016 Thank you for the opportunity to talk with you about the potential you have in my …

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Re-engineering their role and their space: the Arup Library

Author: Elizabeth Swan

At the September After5 meeting, Kim Sherwin, Senior Librarian & Knowledge Specialist at Arup, gave an excellent presentation in the Arup offices in Sydney, on how the roles of Arup’s librarians have been re-engineered and how the space occupied by …

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The Wayback Machine

Author: Amelia Kassel

Recently Amelia Kassel, a highly respected Information Professional in the USA and member of the Association of Independent Information Professionals, posted this to the AIIP discussion list.  She has given us permission to post it at our website and to …

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Freelancing – is it for you?

Author: Elizabeth Swan

Sometimes situations change in our careers, and opportunities occur to reassess future directions. Have you thought about freelancing? There can be lots of thrills, occasional spills, highs and challenges of running your own information business. Have you special skills for …

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iSentia @ After5 – Beyond the Paywalls – the influence of digital media

Author: Robert Grundy

Luke Allen, Commercial Director of iSentia gave a fascinating presentation at After5 on Tuesday 24 February 2015. He gave us an insight into the extent that the media has changed forever and how the delivery of news is rapidly changing …

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Invitation to After5 meeting, Sydney, Tuesday February 24 2015

Author: Elizabeth Swan

Just before Christmas, iSentia (formerly Media Monitors)  and CAL (representing Australian publishers) forged a landmark agreement. Isentia will now be able to monitor content “behind the paywalls” giving their clients access to previously unavailable but vitally important media coverage. This …

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Invitation to After5 meeting, Sydney, Tuesday November 18 2014

Author: Elizabeth Swan

Babette Bensoussan is an internationally esteemed leader in the field of Competitive Intelligence (CI) and Strategy. Her credentials are built upon a long-standing series of outstanding achievements, both business and academic. She is Australia’s only awarded CI professional and is …

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My Elevator Pitch for Special Librarians to Management

Author: Elizabeth Swan

When I first worked as a Special Librarian, I found the role fascinating. I enjoyed working with beautiful literature in the field of architecture and the arts, and I appreciated the recognition of being able to contribute my knowledge and …

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Invitation to After5 meeting, Sydney, Tuesday August 26 2014

Author: Elizabeth Swan

Topic: The Thrills and Spills of Bringing an Iconic Memory Institution into the Digital Age This is a great opportunity to hear Dr Alex Byrne, the State Librarian and Chief Executive of the State Library of NSW speak about the …

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Web Search Pacific Invitation to After5 meeting, Sydney, Monday June 25 2014 : Questions for Social Media

Author: Robert Grundy

“Linkedin is social media for grown-ups.”  Ask anyone in business and they will tell you Linkedin is the web careers service. When the stock debuted with an IPO in May 2011, it soared to a value of US$8.9 billion – …

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