ALIA New Graduates Group Job Skills event in Adelaide

Does the thought of writing three pages of selection criteria send you into a mad panic?
Do job interviews trigger hyperventilation and abject terror?
If you can relate to either of the above you cannot afford to miss the ALIA New Graduates Group Job Skills event.
Our experienced panel will share their insider information and advice on the job seeking journey.
From the world of academic libraries, Veronica Ghee (Senior Liaison Librarian) from Flinders University.
Discover what skills are needed to work back of house in an academic library, Tom Snook (Associate Librarian) from Flinders University.
Get the inside scoop on public libraries, Alison Burden (Team Leader, Library Customer Services) from Mitcham Library Service.
When: Thursday 18th October 2012, 5.45pm for a 6pm start, finishing at approximately 7.30pm
Where: Ira Raymond Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide
Cost: $7 for ALIA members and students. $10 for non-ALIA members. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided (Please try and bring correct change on the night)
RSVP: By Tuesday 16th October to Tim Ormsby,  timothy.ormsby@flinders.edu.au. Please email Tim your burning job seeking questions for our panel.
Participation certificate available on request. Attendance at workshop = 1 PD point.
Yasmine, Rebecca & Tim
ALIA New Graduates Group coordinators SA

SA new grads social event


2012 is flying by, so don’t miss this chance to come along to a relaxed get-together with other library-minded folk. Meet new people or reconnect with others you’ve not seen in a while, whilst enjoying a glass of your favourite beverage.

We’ll see you at:

Where? first lounge, bar & restaurant, Richmond Hotel, 128 Rundle Mall, Adelaide (upstairs)
When? Thursday September 13th from 5.45pm
What? Talking and networking, with drinks and lounge food able to be purchased from the bar www.hotelrichmond.com.au

No need to RSVP. For more info. please email rebecca.whitehead@flinders.edu.au

Tim Ormsby, Yasmine Shaheem and Rebecca Whitehead
ALIA New Graduates Group (SA) Coordinators

Conference postcards : a conference feedback session with ALIA New Graduates Group SA


Take a trip with ALIA New Graduates Group SA:

Conference postcards
A conference feedback session

Your passport to New Orleans, China & Sydney!

Hear from our four jet setting librarians:

Pixie Stardust (UniSA) winner of the Margaret McKinley Scholarship Essay Competition will reveal her experiences attending the 2011 ASIS&T conference in New Orleans.

Helen Attar & Qing Liang (University of Adelaide) will share their experiences attending the 2011 International Seminar on Chinese Digital Publishing and Digital Libraries in Beijing.

Brenna Cook (SLSA) will delve into the world of archives with ‘Archiving the Iconic’ the Australian Society of Archivists Symposium held in Sydney.

When? Monday 7th of November, 6pm for 6.15pm start.
One hour conference feedback session.
Followed by networking drinks & nibbles.

Where? Ira Raymond Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide.

Cost $5 ALIA members, $7 non ALIA members.

RSVP By Friday 4th of November to Yasmine Shaheem,
yasmine.shaheem@flinders.edu.au

Participation certificate available on request. Attendance to session = 1 PD point.
<!–[if pub]> 281 1 7560000 10692000 359410 259 261 257 276 262 279 1 0“““““““““““ 5 1 1 285 282 1 False 0 0 0 0 -1 304800 243 True 128 77 255 3175 3175 70 True True True True True 278 134217728 1 4 -9999996.000000 -9999996.000000 8 Empty 16711680 52479 26367 13421772 16737792 13382502 16777215 Bluebird <![endif]–><!–[if pub]> 22858575 22852950 (`@““““` 266 263 5 110183775 110178150 <![endif]–>

Photograph by: Flickr user atsuke, http://www.flickr.com/photos/plasticbat

SA New Grads: time for another social gathering?

2011 is flying by, so don’t miss this chance to come along to a relaxed get-together with other library-minded folk. Meet new people or reconnect with others you’ve not seen in a while, whilst enjoying a glass of your favourite beverage.

Speaking of meeting new people, this is also a great chance to meet the newest joint coordinator for the ALIA New Grads Group (SA), Yasmine Shaheem (Flinders University).

We’ll see you at:

Where? first lounge, bar & restaurant, Richmond Hotel, 128 Rundle Mall, Adelaide
When? Tuesday 19th July from 6pm
What? Talking and networking, with drinks and lounge food able to be purchased from the bar www.hotelrichmond.com.au

For more info or RSVP (so we know how many people to expect), please email cook.brenna@slsa.sa.gov.au

Brenna Cook, Rebecca Whitehead and Yasmine Shaheem
ALIA New Graduates Group (SA) Coordinators

SA new grads let’s get social!

The ALIA New Grads Group (SA) thinks it’s time to kick off 2011 with a social gathering…

The ALIA New Graduates Group is for all new Library and Information graduates who are looking to learn more about their profession and meet other new graduates. Students and almost graduates are more than welcome.

Join us for a relaxed get-together over a glass of something nice. Come and meet some new people, or re-connect with some library folk you may not have seen in awhile…

Where? first lounge, bar & restaurant, Richmond Hotel, 128 Rundle Mall, Adelaide
When? Tuesday, 12th April from 5.45pm
Details Drinks & lounge food can be purchased at the Bar www.hotelrichmond.com.au

For more info, or to RSVP (so we have an idea of numbers), please email rebecca.whitehead@flinders.edu.au

Rebecca Whitehead & Brenna Cook
ALIA New Graduates Group (SA) Coordinators