There's still time to apply for the ARLGS sponsored place at the CILIPS conference in June 2018, see full details below. Closing date is 4th April 2018.
The Academic and Research Libraries Group Scotland (ARLGS) committee are seeking applications from ARLGS members for a sponsored place at CILIP in Scotland Annual Conference 2018, taking place at the Apex Hotel in Dundee on 4th and 5th of June. The conference will be hosted by Margaret Menzies, CILIPS President and consists of two days of presentations, workshops, discussion and engagement with Scotland's library and information community, on the theme of Collaborative Communities: Connecting with our networks. The sponsored place will cover both days and accommodation at the conference hotel. Travelling expenses to and from Dundee should be covered by the successful applicant. Further information about the conference can be found here: http://www.cilips.org.uk/about/annual-conference-2018/
To apply for this exciting opportunity, all you have to do is submit a short statement of around 200 words outlining why you want to attend the conference. In this statement consider which sessions you want to attend and why.
In return for the sponsored place, we ask you to:
a) write a report about the conference and seek publication in a suitable professional publication.
b) attend an ARLGS committee meeting and feedback about the conference and the application process for this sponsored place.
Applications will be reviewed by the ARLGS committee and their decision will be final. The closing date for this opportunity is 5pm on 4th April 2018. Please send your application to the ARLGS Secretary - [log in to unmask]
We will let the successful applicant know on 12th April 2018 so get your applications in now!