Category Archives: Continuing Professional Development

How to do a literature search outside of academia

Updated: July 3, 2015 Following graduation, I have found it useful for my personal research and professional development to have continued access to ‘library and information science’ online databases.  Although I no longer have access through Loughborough University where I studied, and … Continue reading

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Save time with RSS

As I continue to work my way through 23 Things for Professional Development, Thing 4 is to look at Twitter, RSS feeds and Pushnote.  I have been using a combination of Twitter and RSS for a number of years, and … Continue reading

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23 Things for Professional Development

After graduating with a BA (Hons) Library & Information Science, more years ago than I care to think about, I quickly realised that I couldn’t use what I had learned at university for the rest of my working life.  Professional development is … Continue reading

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