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Sarah Ison cpd25 presentation nov 2011


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Sarah Ison (University of Brighton) used this presentation at the CPD25 Applying to Library School... and Beyond Conference 2011.

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Sarah Ison cpd25 presentation nov 2011

  1. 1. Sarah Ison Assistant Information Adviser University of Brighton
  2. 2. The best career decision I made… …was to become a librarian Opportunities Networking Involvement ConferencesPersonal & professional development Book reviews and other fun stuff! Tweeting, roving video making…
  3. 3. CILIP is the leading professional body for librarians,information specialists and knowledge managers.We provide practical support for members throughouttheir careers and speak out on behalf of the profession.
  4. 4. Courses and qualificationsCourses in or close to London:London:• UCL• London Metropolitan University• University of West London• City UniversityUniversity of BrightonPlus distance learning courses elsewhere…
  5. 5. Benefits of CILIP membershipThe opportunities ahead.Special Interest GroupsRegional branches – committee workEvents, training, networkingMonthly and fortnightly publications Good value student membershipMonthly (£38)
  6. 6. CILIP Publications – keeping you up to date The monthly magazine can be read online, once you’re a member! Impact – the journal for the Career Development Group
  7. 7. Beyond qualification…Many directions to look intoTim – Cataloguer for regional film archiveRachel – Prison LibrarianHelen – NHS LibrarianMell – Clinical Librarian – University Hospital LibraryKatherine – Information services managerSarah & Cecile – Librarians at independent schoolsEmma, me, Suzanne, – Academic LibrariansJulie – School LibrarianEmily, David, – FE college librarian
  8. 8. New ProfessionalsCareer Development Group –annual New Professionals Conference.
  9. 9. New Professionals NetworkAn online community for LIS students and new professionals with over 1200 members internationally
  10. 10. Thank you.... All the best with your studies if you decide to pursue a professional future in the Library and Information sector