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FIP 2017 Keynote Speaker
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FIP 2017 Keynote Speaker

The FIP organizing committee is pleased to announce that this year’s keynote speaker will be Dr. Frank Tough, a Professor of Native Studies and Associate Dean (Academic) from the University of Alberta. Tough’s academic curiosity and expertise concern three odd empirical/disciplinary pairings: (1) history and law; for example, a legal history of the dispossession of Indigenous peoples; … Continue reading

Call for Proposals: FIP 2017
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Call for Proposals: FIP 2017

The Forum for Information Professionals (FIP) is now accepting proposals for 2017. The theme of this year’s conference is Librarianship In The 21st Century: Nuts and Bolts. The deadline for submissions is Friday, January 13th, 2017. Abstracts can be submitted to fip@ualberta.ca Please submit the following information about your presentation: Name(s) and Email Address(es). Presentation Title. … Continue reading

Raise a Librarian
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Raise a Librarian

This month kicks off the Raise a Librarian crowdfunding campaign to raise money to help the University of Alberta’s Library and Information Studies student groups develop opportunities for students to practice the skills they need to become professional librarians. The Library and Information Studies Student’s Association groups allow students to start developing their professionals skills, … Continue reading