we are happy to present you the summer newsletter of the European Student Chapter.
Topics of ESC_Newsletter_Jun15 are:
- the ESC community – membership, election of the ESC board in Semptember
- “I was at..” – four students report on their conference attendance
- the ASIS&T Annual Meeting 2016 in Copenhagen
- News on upocoming events, conferences and awards
- Information on our YouTube channel
Where to study?
Information Science and Library Science across Europe
Date: Thursday, April 16, 4:00pm-5:00pm (GMT+1)
Start in London: 4 pm Start in Berlin, Düsseldorf etc: 5 pm
There are lot of places across Europe for students to study Information Science and /or Library Science. This webinar is part of the series “Information Science and Library Science across Europe”, where representatives from schools and universities present themselves as study and research hub and give an overview of their activities. Students can get directly in touch with professors and researchers and ask questions about research activities and lectures. This time, we invited Ernesto Priego from the City University in London (UK) and Sergej Sizov from the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf (D).
This webinar is also a good opportunity for researchers and professors to get in touch with each other. Read more »
The next elections (for the term Oct14-Sep15) will take place from September22th–28th 2014.
Nominations for one of the board positions can be made until September 15th.
Self-nominations are possible. The main positions are: ESC chair, vice chair, secretary, newsletter editor. Additionally we are happy for any other suggested position and the person, who wants to engage. We are also searching for
The ESC works closely together with the European Chapter and tries to represent the students’ interests in ASIS&T. Additionally the aim is to bring
together the library and information science students in Europe, exchange research interests and foster collaboration.
If you want to have further information about the elections or nominate yourself or a colleague for one position please contact one of the ESC board members.
Movie meets Science: Look back, video presentation and discussion with the winners: Stefanie Vieten, Duwaraka Murugadas, and Janina Nikolic.
Presentation of Library and Information Science at Humboldt University Berlin for prospective students – By Evelyn Dröge
Conclusion and announcement of the new webinar series: “Place in Europe to write my PhD in Information Science” – By Agnes Mainka
Why should I don‘t miss this webinar?
You as LIS student will engage in a webinar with students and researchers around europe. In this webinar we will discuss research topics from students from Düsseldorf and get a presentation about the Humboldt University Berlin which may be a good place for you to study, too. Country representatives from Croatia, Italy and others will attend the webinar. Additionally, we will have time at the end of this webinar to discuss other topics and ideas with the audience.
Which technology do I need?
You just need an internet connection and speakers. To discuss with the audience a headset would be beneficial, but you also may join discussions or our conversation via the chat function.
Previous webinar presentations are available at YouTube