CILIP South West Members Network would like to invite you to a ‘Library Safari’ visit on Wednesday 26th October. Library Safaris are being arranged in the following locations, with other locations being explored for next year
• Weston Super Mare
This event is aimed at those new to library and information work, considering library careers or wanting to find out more about the information professions.
By the end of the day you will have:
* An improved understanding of library and information work, and the options available
* Awareness of qualifications and routes to professional registration
* Awareness of typical library roles and workplaces and the variety of different kinds of information work
The Gloucestershire tour will include visits to :
• Library, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital NHS Trust
• Library, Francis Close Hall, University of Gloucestershire
and a presentation on working in government information by Karen McFarlane.
Cost: free of charge.Please note that whilst the event is offered free of charge, there may be a cost for transport (e.g. shared taxi) between sites. Parking at both sites is very limited. Lunch is not provided but there are facilities on the Francis Close Hall site to purchase lunch.
Facilitator name/contact: Alison Turner (email@example.com or 07860 735592)