My DIY Presentation

My Abstract Proposal Last year, I submitted an abstract proposal to become a speaker at the 8th New Librarians Symposium (NLS8). To my surprise, it (the abstract proposal, which was in the form of an HTML file) got accepted. “Hurrah!”, I thought, “I’m off to Canberra in June!” My Mentor I participated in the NLS8’s…

My NLS7: The beach ball connection

I really, really, really wanted to attend NLS7. I’ve put in a proposal for a presentation but that was rejected. I’ve put in an application to become a volunteer but again that was rejected. I nearly lost all hope when suddenly….I saw a call out for a competitionĀ to win a registration pass. All I had…

Olivetti typewriters, funk music and a sexy voice @ Information Online

Attending the ALIA Information Online has been a truly mind-opening experience for me. It has made me realised that there has never been a better and more exciting time to be part of the information industry than right now! It has not only given me the insight on what is happening with digital information in…

My NLS6: A different production

Well we pulled it off ~ and very successfully at that! It’s been a blast being part of theĀ 6th New Librarians Symposium (NLS6) crew. Here we all are at the end of the symposium BBQ ~ all seemingly tired but very happy. I know it sounds corny but I really miss this great bunch of…

My Conference schedule – NLS6 & Information Online

Two more days until I fly out to Brisbane to help my fellow NLS6 organising committee members and colleagues deliver the best symposium EVER! I can’t believe it’s finally here! I will also be attending the ALIA Information Online, which immediately follows NLS6 so there will be a mixture of work, networking and FUN! I’ve…