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Libraries in the learning community - conference (fwd)
- Date: Thu, 19 Mar 1998 20:24:06 +0100 (CET)
- From: "H. Bork" <bork _at__ plb.de>
- Subject: Libraries in the learning community - conference (fwd)
England im Juni ? Interesse ? -- viele Gruesse, hbk :-)
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> APOLOGIES FOR CROSS-POSTING
> Library and Information Commission - University of Sunderland
> LIBRARIES IN THE LEARNING COMMUNITY:BUILDING STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS
> An International Conference
> University of Sunderland
> 22/23 June 1998
> A conference of interest to senior policy makers within government;
> library and information managers from the public, academic and other
> sectors; learning managers; and information and communications
> technology strategists.
> Keynote speakers include Baroness Blackstone, Lord Puttnam, Matthew
> Evans and Professor Bob Fryer.
> June 22: The Vision of the Learning Community.
> The view of Government, senior policy advisors, the Library and
> Information Commission and key strategy and library managers
> June 23 (am): Libraries in their Learning Communities
> Best practice, lessons to be learnt and working case studies from the
> UK, Europe, Asia and North America
> (pm):The Way Forward: Challenges for Learners, Librarians and
> The strategic frameworks, modes of operating, partnerships and
> alliances that need to be made to create a successful learning
> community. A practical toolkit for delegates to tailor to their own
> There is growing interest in the concept of "learning communities" in
> many countries around the world and their crucial importance in the
> Information Society.
> This landmark international conference will identify the way forward
> for librarians and information managers to meet the considerable
> challenge of facilitating and supporting lifelong learning in their
> learning communities.
> Delegates can develop their own frameworks for establishing successful
> learning communities. They will be guided by keynote speeches from
> senior government ministers and policy makers, librarians and managers
> of public sector strategies, and by international case studies and
> open discussion. Within their own corporate context Delegates will be
> able to identify the organisational partnerships and networks needed
> and the collaborative arrangements between key private and public
> sector agencies that are necessary to implement significant change.
> The Exhibition will include representatives of Learning Cities
> throughout Europe and selected vendors with experience of partnership
> modes of working.
> Cost:The conference fee is £350 and includes VAT; lunch; sherry
> reception and conference dinner; refreshments during breaks; coach
> transport for journeys between recommended hotel accommodation and
> St. Peter's Campus; parking at St. Peter's Campus; conference pack.
> Further information/ Booking form:
> Visit the Conference Website
> or contact:
> Janet Stafford,
> Systems Manager
> Information Services
> University of Sunderland
> Chester Road Library
> Chester Road
> Sunderland SR1 3SD
> United Kingdom
> tel: + 44 (0)191 515 2903 fax: +44 (0)191 515 2904
> email: janet.stafford _at__ sunderland.ac.uk
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