6 March – Officially chartered and I can now add MCLIP after my name.
13th May – Attended and Live-tweeted from RLUK hackday
26-28th May – Attended the 5th International M-libs conference in Hong Kong, with thanks to John Campbell’s Trust for granting me their Travel Bursary.
June – #uklibchat: Connecting LIS professionals for 3 years (co-written with Linsey Chrisman)
2-3 June – Presented on #uklibchat at CILIPS conference in Dundee.
22 July- Book Review: UContent: The Information Professional’s Guide to User-Generated Content published in The Serials Librarian
October: From Devices to People article published in CILIP Update
21st October- Run a workshop on #uklibchat for the Internet Librarian International Conference
November – Submitted Chartership Portfolio.
22nd June – 1st permanent professional librarian role (Online Support Librarian – title changed to Website and Promotions Librarian)
2nd July – Presented on #uklibchat at CILIP’s Umbrella conference
4th October – Ran a workshop at the New Professional’s Day
6th November – Co-presented on the Online Information Toolkit for SGUL’s Education Day
21st November – Special Advisor 😉 and official tweeter for 2013 LibTeachMeet held at Imperial College
30th November – Facilitated a session on the use of social media at Library Camp 2013
26th February – Held my first ever #LibDimSum with – Mei, David, Erin, Laura, Chris, Mairead.
February -Graduated with a MA in Information Studies from Brighton University: Merit Class
12th May – Started working in RCN Library
14th May – Attended London LibTeachMeet (organiser and proxy presenter for Carly Miller) http://www.ldnlibtm.info/
16th May – Visited the BMA Library – and wrote an article on visit for the London Links website
25th May – Took part in the ACE Envisioning the Library of the Future Discussion Workshop @ Canada Water Library. Invited due to involvement in #uklibchat
21st June: Started work as researcher, researching Chinese legislation on records retention management. (short term contract)
29th June – Attended the LIKE Ideas 2012 Conference: The Business of Social Media. Sponsored by Sue Hill
11th August: Helped to catalogue collection of law books in Oxford. (short term)
20th August: Started in my first professional role: Online Support Librarian! (maternity cover)
May 2011 Presented on fostering student Peer to Peer communications at the Brighton Lib Teach Meet. In the form of a song.
20th June 2011 Co-presented a paper with Joseph Norwood at the 2011 New Professional’s Conference held in Manchester.
July 2011 Received CILIP’s Henrik Jones Prize for Excellence in Information Retrieval.
July 2011 Co-founded #UKlibchat, which runs fortnightly Twitter chat sessions on LIS relevant topics.
8th October 2011 Facilitated a session on the use of Social Media in the profession, at Library Camp UK 2011 in Birmingham.
25th October 2011 Part of CPD25 student panel on: Applying the Library School… And Beyond! Conference
5th November 2011 Presented a translation of an oral interview at dissemination and exhibition event for the Legacy of Limehouse Chinatown project