ILN and ALIA announce partnership

The International Librarians Network (ILN) and the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) are pleased to announce they are partnering in a new arrangement which will benefit ALIA members and library and information professionals around the world. From January 2016, ALIA will be offering their members the opportunity to participate in the ALIA Mentoring Scheme, powered by the International […]

ILN announces partnership with ALA’s International Relations Round Table

We’re very pleased to announce a formal partnership between the ILN and the American Library Association’s International Relations Round Table (IRRT). IRRT have been supporting the ILN informally for some time, by helping get the word out about our program and by welcoming ILN Director Alyson Dalby to speak at the IRRT International Papers Program at […]

Postcard from Denmark: visiting my ILN partner

As one of the ILN program coordinators, I’m passionate about the chance to build my professional network around the world. As such, I participated in the recent round of the ILN and was matched with a librarian from Copenhagen, Denmark. My husband and I decided that we’d escape the blistering Sydney summer at the end of […]

Monthly discussion part 2: what now?

Welcome to part two of our February discussion topic. As we mentioned in part one, this is the final month of round 1 of the ILN. We asked you to focus your discussions on reflecting what you’ve learnt by participating in the program; now we want you to think about what your next steps are. […]

Applications now open: new round begins March 2014

Want to build your professional network and learn about librarianship around the world? Love the idea of professional travel but just don’t have the budget? The International Librarians Network (ILN) is for you. The ILN peer mentoring program is a facilitated program aimed at helping librarians develop international networks. We are pleased to announce the […]

Monthly Discussion: Round One Begins

Round One has kicked off and if you signed up to participate you should now have an email with  contact information for your peer-mentor. For round one we have 392 participants from 40 countries which creates a whopping 196 partnerships! If Twitter is anything to go by, you are all excited to begin your partnerships. […]

Only 3 days left to apply!

Thinking about about applying for the next round of peer-mentoring partnerships? Haven’t signed up? Be quick and sign up now – applications close at Midnight Wednesday 28th of August 2013.  To apply simply fill in the Join ILN form.  The response to the program has been astonishing and we already have nearly 300 participants from 40 […]

New Round of Partnerships Commence September 2013

Want to build your professional network and learn about librarianship around the world? Love the idea of professional travel but just don’t have the budget? The International Librarians Network (ILN) is for you. The ILN peer mentoring program is a facilitated program aimed at helping librarians develop international networks. As our successful pilot program draws […]