Focus 65

ISSN 1745-5790

The list of contents for SCONUL Focus 65 can be found below. Each article is in PDF format.

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'No librarian is an island’
Developing a shared and collaborative approach to service provision
Steve Rose

Three is not a crowd
Working collaboratively across institutions: the White Rose Libraries partnership at the universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York
Michael Fake

A friend in need is a friend indeed
The M25 Consortium’s preparations for disaster management
Thomas Baldwin

Delivering a shared library management system for Wales
Gareth Owen, John Dalling

The Twelve Apps of Christmas
How collaboration between librarians and learning technologists brought success to an open online course
Andy Horton

The Hive: the joint University of Worcester/ Worcester public library that’s open for business
Stephanie Allen

More than the sum of our parts
How three universities share the Drill Hall Library
Dave Puplett

A networking group for London satellite campuses
Ellen Christensen, Lynne Meehan

Collections management: share the experience @ York
University of York library 7 July 2015
Ruth Elder

Students as partners in recruitment
Sarah Pittaway

Using action plans to build partnerships at the University of York
Michelle Blake, Vanya Gallimore

Using a blog to showcase the library
The Maynooth University Library Quality Review
Bernadette Gardiner, Emma Boyce

Cunard 175 – a voyage through history with the Cunard Archive
Sian Wilks

Innovation in libraries
Report from the Business Librarians Association annual conference
Robert Elves

Innovation and Evolution: Challenges and Opportunities for 21st Century Academic and Research Libraries.
Report on the Consortium of National and University Libraries (CONUL) Conference, 3-4 June 2015, Ireland
Hugh Murphy