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1Lib1Ref 2019

Get involved in 1Lib1Ref - Wikipedia's annual campaign to get more librarians involved in editing Wikipedia.

Referencing Week at the University of Strathclyde: Space ships and oil rigs, LEGO® and laughter

During the recent, and first, Referencing Week at the University of Strathclyde Library, students learned important lessons about how and when to reference and they did so with smiles on their faces. How? By using LEGO® bricks. In this week's blog, Faculty Librarians Sarah Kevill and Lorna McNally explain how it worked.

Libraries "perfect" venue for quality gigs - this week's blog

With the latest round of awards from SLIC’s Public Library Improvement Fund (PLIF) announced yesterday, this week's blog is from Inverclyde Cultural Services Manager Alana Ward, highlighting the successful Library Live project, which previously received PLIF funding.

Trustees' Week - a blog from Ken McKinlay

To mark Trustees' Week, this week's blog features SLIC trustees. Here, Ken McKinlay outlines the changing role of the trustee.

Trustees' Week - a blog from Alison Stevenson

To mark Trustees' Week, this week's blog features SLIC trustees. Alison Stevenson discusses how she got involved with SLIC and her experiences as a board member.

Competition Call-Out: Wiki Loves Libraries

On this week's blog, SLIC's Wikimedian in Residence talks about how you can get involved in our Wiki Loves Libraries competition.

School Libraries at the Scottish Learning Festival 2018

On this week's blog, we have a summary of a great two days at the Scottish Learning Festival with SLIC's exhibition volunteers.

Get Inspired at the Scottish Learning Festival 2018

On this week's blog, we have a special post on this year's Scottish Learning Festival from a couple of librarians who will be volunteering at SLIC's exhibition stand.

New Initiatives at Glasgow University Library

This week on the blog, we hear from our newest board member, Susan Ashworth, about recent work and future plans to develop the Library's role at the University of Glasgow.

A Lifelong Love of Libraries - A word from our Chair

This week on the SLIC blog our Chair talks about his first year in the role

Celtic Knot 2018: Preserving endangered languages with Wikipedia

This week's blog from Delphine Dallison reflects on the recent Celtic Knot conference in Wales, looking at how Celtic and Indigenous languages engage with Wikipedia.

Talking ‘Bout Teddies - sharing the science of comfort in Dundee

Elaine Hallyburton, Senior Library and Information Officer at Leisure and Culture Dundee writes about their Talking ‘Bout Teddies project, funded by the Engaging Libraries scheme.

The Next Chapter

A blog from young person Miryn Doyle, who has been involved in SLIC’s partner project with Young Scot ‘The Next Chapter’, looking at young people’s engagement with libraries in Scotland.

New Wikimedian in Residence at SLIC

In this week's blog, SLIC's new Wikimedian in Residence Delphine Dallison introduces herself.

Collaborative Communities in Dundee

This week’s blog reflects on the 2018 CILIPS Conference in Dundee, which focused on the theme ‘Collaborative Communities’.

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