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The Diamond Building (NB: Registration in Information Commons)

Sheffield University

32 Leavygreave Rd

Sheffield

S3 7RD

United Kingdom

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Join us for the sixth annual Alumni Library Forum (#ALF19). This is a free, informal yet informative event for libraries, alumni office staff and vendors, to meet and discuss the development of alumni library services.

Why attend #ALF19?

  • ALF19 is a completely free event which aims to encourage, inspire and inform anyone involved in setting up and developing an alumni library service.

  • Library, IT and Alumni Office staff are all welcome.

  • It provides a great informal forum for discussion and networking, with case studies from libraries already working in this field.

  • Attendees can also speak with alumni resource vendors.

Programme outline:

1030 Registration, refreshments and vendor stands in the Information Commons building

1115 Move to the Diamond Building

1130 Event opens

The day will include university case studies, product demonstrations a vendor exhibition, a networking lunch, and an update on ALF. We are delighted to announce that Professor Zahir Irani from Bradford University will be our keynote speaker on the value of alumni, and we will have presentations from:

  • Nicola Pogson, Director of Alumni Relations at Imperial College

  • Fiona Tinto, Electronic Resources Librarian at Strathclyde University

  • Rachel Daniels (ALF Chair) and Kassia Gardner, Alumni Communications Manager, both from Cranfield University.

The event will conclude at c16:00, followed by an optional tour of the University Library.

For anyone arriving in Sheffield the day before, we would like to arrange an informal evening dinner. Please indicate on your booking form if you are interested in attending (NB: this would be on a self-pay basis!)

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Sponsors

Thanks to all our sponsors. To join them and exhibtit or sponsor this years #ALF19 meeting please call Rachel Daniels today on 01793 785 113 or email alf@alumnilibraryforum.com

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The Diamond Building (NB: Registration in Information Commons)

Sheffield University

32 Leavygreave Rd

Sheffield

S3 7RD

United Kingdom

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