Author Archives: LIASA

Passing of Felix Ubogu on 4 June 2015

8 June 2015 The Library & Information Association of South Africa, LIASA is saddened to learn of the passing of Mr Felix Ubogu the Wits University’s Librarian on Thursday the 4th June 2015. LIASA would like to extend its heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, colleagues and the entire Library and Information Services (LIS) sector.

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Higher Education Libraries Interest Group Notice of Annual General Meeting, 19 June 2015

All are invited to the Annual General Meeting of the Library and Information Association of South Africa Higher Education Libraries Interest Group, which will take place as follows: Date: Friday, 19 June 2015 Time: 09:00-10:30 (please arrive at 08:45) Venue: http://webinarliasa.org.za/ (Requirements: good quality Internet, sound/speakers, microphone, webcam (optional)) Help tutorial to use LIASA Webinar:

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Interlending (IL) Interest Group Workshop, 2 July 2015

Date: 02 July 2015 Venue: National Library of South Africa (Auditorium 2nd Floor) Time: 9:00 – 13:00 Registration starts from 8:00. Programme Welcome by National Library of South Africa Draft Southern African ILL Code of Best Practice – Roselle Jansen van Vuuren  (National Library of South Africa) Challenges and Tricks of the Trade in ILL – Discussions – Freeman Zulu

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Eastern Cape Branch HELIG Workshop, 26 June 2015

You are cordially invited to a workshop hosted by the Higher Education Library Interest Group (HELIG) Eastern Cape Branch. The purpose of this workshop is to share knowledge on Libguides /Subject guides amongst Higher Education Institutions. Date: 26 June 2015 Time: 10:00 – 13:00 Venue: Rhodes University Xstrata training Room, Level 2 Cost: R30.00 for

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IFLA Satellite Conference: The Role of Libraries and Information Centers in Supporting National Development, 11-12 August 2015

The IFLA Social Science Libraries Standing Committee in collaboration with Namibia Information Workers Association, Namibia Library and Archives Services and Human Rights and Documentation Centre, Faculty of Law, University of Namibia, invites all delegates who submitted abstracts for papers and those who only want to attend and participate in a conference on the above theme.

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KwaZulu-Natal Branch Seminar, 12 June 2015

View the invitation by clicking here. Kindly be invited to the LIASA KZN Seminar that is scheduled for Friday 12 June 2015, 08:30 – 15:00 at Bessie Head Library Auditorium, PMB. This invitation is open to LIS workers, students and service providers across the KZN province. Kindly be requested to send your RSVP’s to the

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