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Bookings are now open for the Forum for Interlending and Information Delivery (FIL) Conference 2009: Keeping It Simple: support, development & practicalities. 29th June - 1st July, Lancaster House Hotel, Lancaster.
Interlend 2009 will address key issues that are important to anyone working in interlending and document supply in the UK. The Conference programme is designed to appeal to residential and day delegates, and will feature a mix of presentations and break out sessions, with plenty of opportunity to network with colleagues and to share ideas. There will be topics of interest to public, academic and specialist library delegates.
Our speakers will include Terry Kendrick, who, after a career in public libraries moved to become an information and marketing planning consultant. Terry teaches consultancy, information and Internet skills and is a regular CILIP Course Leader. He will provide a formal presentation and break out sessions on Internet Search Techniques.
Once again, the venue offers comfortable on site accommodation, with the added bonus of close proximity to Lancaster's historic City. Venue Website: www.elh.co.uk/hotels/lancaster
Interlend 2009 Programme is below, further details, including an online Booking Form are on the FIL website www.cilip.org.uk/groups/fil You'll also find further details on the Conference Wiki as the programme unfolds at: http://interlend.pbwiki.com/
Monday 29th June
Coffee & Registration from 14.00 Luggage storage & leisure facilities will be available prior to check-in
15.00 Rooms available
16.00 Coffee & First Time Delegate Welcome
16.30 Conference Welcome
Keynote by Mike McGrath (editor of Interlending & Document Supply)
17.30 Short Walking Tour of the Historic City of Lancaster (optional)
Tuesday 30th June
09.30 Going Back to Internet Search Basics:
Making sure you are one step ahead of your library users
11.00 Breakout sessions: Document Supply Services to the NHS, E-signatures, Recent and future developments in information searching on the internet, Tips & Tools for searching the British Library catalogues
12.00 Breakout sessions (repeated)
14.30 Panel Session: Document Supply services in the modern library: How is your ILL team responding to current challenges & opportunities?
16.30 Networking / Visits
Wednesday 1st July
09.00 FIL AGM
09.30 Interlending in Public Libraries
11.15 Update & News Session
13.30 End of conference
Prices range from £345 as a Full delegate to £50 Day delegate, £30 Half Day delegate.
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