What challenges does your library face? Professional advocacy and shrinking budgets

Today’s guest post on challenges in libraries comes from Cate Carlyle, the ILN Ambassador for Canada.   I manage the Curriculum Resource Centre (CRC) at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax Nova Scotia, a “university town” of 943,002 people (2015). The Mount is a medium sized institution and is one of 10 universities in the […]

Volunteer with us: manage our LinkedIn presence

We’d like to expand our group of amazing volunteers by bringing a second Social Media Coordinator into our team. This position will be responsible for managing the ILN presence on LinkedIn. The coordinator will have a good understanding of effective methods for using social media tools to communicate with current and potential participants and be able to work as a part of […]

ILN Reaches 3,000 Facebook Likes!

The ILN has reached a big milestone today. We have just had our 3,000th like on our Facebook page. Thank you to everyone who liked the ILN, shared the posts, and contributed to this achievement. What a wonderful way to wrap up the year.

Conferences and events: Tweet-ups

Today’s post comes from ILN Program Coordinator Kate Byrne. What is a tweet up?  One of my favourite types of library events is the ‘Tweet-up’, a informal sub-event that happens alongside many conferences or more formal events. For those unfamiliar with the term, a tweet-up is simply an opportunity to meet IRL (in real life) […]

ILN Twitter Chat tomorrow

The first ILN Twitter chat for round 3 is tomorrow! Join us for a discussion around technology in libraries. Wednesday 1 October 2014 8:30-9:30 am AEST (GMC +10) To participate all you have to do is sign onto Twitter at the scheduled times, follow us at @interlibnet and use our hashtag #interlibnet. Please note: All […]

ILN Twitter Chat coming soon

The first ILN Twitter chat for round 3 is just 4 days away! Join us for a discussion around technology in libraries. Wednesday 1 October 2014 8:30-9:30 am AEST (GMC +10) To participate all you have to do is sign onto Twitter at the scheduled times, follow us at @interlibnet and use our hashtag #interlibnet. […]

ILN Twitter Chat one week away

The first ILN Twitter chat for round 3 is one week away! Join us for a discussion around technology in libraries. Wednesday 1 October 2014 8:30-9:30 am AEST (GMC +10) To participate all you have to do is sign onto Twitter at the scheduled times, follow us at @interlibnet and use our hashtag #interlibnet. Please […]