Postcard: Volunteering at the Sandcastle Library in Honduras

Today’s post comes from Cate Carlyle, the ILN Ambassador for Canada sharing her adventures volunteering in Honduras:  Recently I spent Study Break Week at the university where I work volunteering in the Sandcastle Library on the island of Roatan Honduras. I covered my own travel and accommodation costs and used personal holiday time away from work. With […]

The year in my library: Cate Carlyle

Today’s post comes from the ILN’s Ambassador for Canada, Cate Carlyle. Thanks Cate! The Curriculum Resource Centre at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax Nova Scotia is my home away from home, 5 days a week, from 8:30am to 4pm. The centre, affectionately known as the “CRC”, is open to all but mainly serves Child […]

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 […]

Calling for country coordinators

We are getting ready for the next round of the ILN program, due to start in March 2015 and while we are always happy to receive applications for country coordinators, we are currently actively recruiting. Our country coordinators are volunteers like the rest of the ILN team, so they do come and go from the position […]

Volunteer with us: The ILN is looking for a social media coordinator

We’ve had some great success with sharing the responsibility for promoting the ILN with our Country Coordinator network and we’d now like to expand our group of volunteers by bringing a Social Media Coordinator into our team. The ILN social media coordinator will be responsible for managing the ILN social media accounts including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. The coordinator will […]

Apply now for the next round of the ILN

Applications are now open for the next round of the ILN peer mentoring program and we continue to be amazed by the response so far. IAt the time of writing, we’ve already received over 320 applications from 46 countries across 5 continents! If you are new to the ILN, here’s a bit about  us: The International Librarians […]

Volunteer with us! We need Country Coordinators

We are getting ready for Round 2 of the ILN program, due to start in March 2014 and we are currently recruiting country coordinators. What is a country coordinator? We’re glad you asked  Country coordinators act as liaison points for each country. If you are in Greece, for example, and you want to know more […]

Join us as a country coordinator!

As the ILN program rolls out of pilot mode and into our first ‘proper’ round, we are excited about the future of the program and seeking people to share that excitement with us. Maybe you have been a participant in the pilot program and would like to get more involved for the next round, or […]

Call for Country Coordinators

As the International Librarians Network prepares to transition from pilot to program later this year, we are adding some additional roles to our volunteer cohort. We are currently recruiting country coordinators. What is a country coordinator? We’re glad you asked 🙂 Country coordinators act as liaison points for each country. If you are in New […]