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DBS Library Annual Seminar

09:30 – 10:00   Implementing Shibboleth Open Source Access Management Software: the DBS Library Experience
David Hughes
10:00 – 10:30 The Information Professionals Network: Creating new Employment Opportunities for Librarians
Claire McGuiness & Colin O Keeffe
10:30 – 10:45 Q&A
10:45 – 11:15 Tea Break
11:15 – 11:45 Extending Community Reach: The “My Open Library” Pilot at Offaly County Council Libraries
Mary Stuart
11:45 – 12:30 We Need Critique more than ever: Critical Librarianship as a Tool for Thought and Action [KEYNOTE]
Andrew Preater
12:30 – 12:45 Q&A
12:45 – 13:30  Lunch
13:30 – 14:15    Big Data: Big Opportunities for Librarians [KEYNOTE]
Brian Hickey
14:15 – 14:45 CPD for the Higher Education Librarian: Learning from Education
Robert McKenna
14:45 – 15:00 Q&A
15:00 – 15:30 Tea Break
15:30 – 16:00  Empowering and Connecting People: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown Libraries Development Plan 2016-2020
Maired Owens
16:00 – 16:10       Q&A
16:10 – 16:40 Debate: Is it Time to Retire the Words Library and Librarian to Enhance the Employment Opportunities of
Jane Burns [supporting] and Helen Fallon [opposing]

Dawson Books

DBS Library's annual seminar is accredited by the Library Association of Ireland. Attendees obtain a CPD certificate of of attendance from the Library Association of Ireland on the day.

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