CONUL Training & Development Library Assistant Blog Award 2018
The winner is …
The 2018 CONUL Training & Development Library Assistant Award required entrants to submit a blog post on any library related topic. Entrants could opt to blog about any aspect of their current work for example training activities they undertook; a development in their own library or an item in their library’s collection. The prize winning and highly commended entries will be published shortly on the libfocus blog.
Award winners 2018:
Joint 1st Prize:
A Tale of Heartbreak: The Day I Lost the Inter Library Loans by Victoria Archer, Queen’s University Belfast.
Lessons in Invention from a Medical Archive, by Ronan Kelly, RCSI [Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland].
Cleaning shellac records in the DIT Conservatory Library by Sharon Hoefig, Dublin Institute of Technology.
Joint 3rd Prize:
Library Anxiety by Maolsheachlann O Cellaigh, University College Dublin.
Preserving Irish Voices: The Irish Poetry Reading Archive by Laura Ryan, University College Dublin.
Highly Commended Entries:
Poetic Outreach: Facilitating Poetry Workshops in DCU Library by Eilis Ní Raghallaigh, Dublin City University (DCU).
The Digital Butterfly: Managing our Social Media Presence in a time of change by Emma Boyce, Maynooth University.
If you snooze, you don’t lose-introducing EnergyPods at Maynooth University library by Maureen Finn, Maynooth University.
Conservation of a Gaelic manuscript at Maynooth University Library by Sarah Graham, Maynooth University.
Developing Snapchat at Maynooth University Library: The Story So Far by Edel King, Maynooth University.