Thursday 05 October 2017


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Session: Changing Technology

Chair: Naomi Haasbroek

Positioning Libraries to Support Data Science
Tim Dennis

Session Annual General Meeting

Session Changing Spaces

Chair: Lucille Webster

Collaborative learning spaces: repurposing of the UCT Libraries Learning Lounge | Watch the video
Theresa Schoeman,
Nuroo Davids

Reimagining TUT campus libraries – a project unfolding
Anke McCallum

Repurposing of library spaces – weeding the print journal collection
Carine Basson

Session Changing Technology

Chair: Jeremiah Pietersen

Preparing UCT Libraries for Research Data Services: the role of digital curation in supporting appropriate software technologies and services for RDM
Kayleigh Lino,
Erika Mias

From place to space: creating seamless access to e-books at the University of the Free State Library and Information Services
Monde Madiba,
Molatoli Sephoko

Impact of internet use on the utilisation of the Library Information Resources
Oghenere Salubi

Session: Changing Faces 

Chair: Marina van Wyk

21st century competencies for librarians – personal and interpersonal skills required for survival in the library environment
Marieta van der Merwe

Re-envisioning the role of Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality Library and Information Services in ECD through an information seeking behaviour study
Kepi Madumo,
Connie Bitso

Profiling Public Library staff in the Western Cape: a survey
Helga Fraser

Session PACLIG Round Table

Chair: Theresa Denton

“This is Tibten”: What do Professional Ethics Mean for Librarians?
Stefanie Kastner

Session Changing Faces

Chair: Mercia Sias

Branching out: the librarian as educator
Sonja van der Westhuizen

Developing potential library clients from basic education / school level
Maselo Rantho

Promoting a reading culture in Zimbabwean rural schools: a case study of Mavhurazi Primary School
Hosea Tokwe

Session Changing Technology 

Chair: Ingrid Thomson

Starting new conversations! The role of Twitter in Academic Libraries and Academia
Fiona Still-Drewett

Changing library spaces and technologies: reflections from an information seeking behaviour study of agricultural students at the University of Namibia
Nekulu Uugwanga.
Connie Bitso

Session Changing Faces

Chair: Teboho Morajane

From space to service to partnership – quality service delivery through embedded librarianship: the case of the UFS main campus library
Senovia Welman,
Wellington Sotu

Session Copyright Amendment Bill

Session Librarian of the Year 2016: Looking back

Speaker: Segametsi Molawa

Mercia Sias – National Runner Up Lianda Coetzer
Free State Nozuko Matiwane

Eastern Cape Gizelle Kirkman