Every year an EAHIL event is organized, alternating between Conference (even years) and Workshop (odd years). The difference between the two events has been the size, in that the number of participants, parallel sessions and presentations has been smaller for a Workshop. The Workshops has thus been a possibility for those not experienced in organizing an international event to do so on a smaller scale. In recent years (2013 in Stockholm and 2015 in Edinburgh) Workshops have been organized more in a manner of “unconferences”, with (mainly) interactive sessions where participants have been asked to prepare in advance, and contribute actively during workshop sessions led by a facilitator, and often applying a select discussion method/technique. In Dublin (2017) it was a combined conference and workshop to facilitate EAHIL and ICML. The workshop format followed the interactive sessions that took place in previous years. It is the belief of the EAHIL Board that a more interactive Workshop attracts a somewhat different target group than the Conferences, making it the wish of the Board that an EAHIL Workshop is distinguished from the more traditional layout of a Conference by adding interactive sessions/elements to the program, either in part or for the whole event.
Have you tried to find the back issues of the Journal of EAHIL online but noticed that some of them are missing? The articles of JEAHIL will soon be also in OJS but as of now all the full journal pdf files since volume 1 and year 2005 are a...Read more »
You can find information and inspiration here. The Guidelines for event organisers have just been slightly updated. Take a look!
A Message from IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions), forwarded by EAHIL President Maurella della Seta: Dear Members, I am writing to you to share a briefing produced by IFLA on the WiFi4EU programme. Thi...Read more »