Tag Archives: mentoring

2018-2019 CALA Mentorship Program

(13 December 2018) We are pleased to announce that the 2018/2019 Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) Mentorship Program is now open for applications. CALA welcomes mentees and mentors from the Asia Pacific region. English is our working language. CALA is an affiliate of the American Library Association. It is the only professional organization in North America […]


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The Final Report: Running an online, international peer-mentoring program. International Librarians Network

(29 August 2018) Over four years, the International Librarians Network (ILN) provided free online peer-mentoring to over 5,500 participants from 130 countries. Participants used the program to explore the international world of librarianship, building global networks and sharing knowledge with colleagues around the world. In March 2017, the Directors of the ILN announced that they […]


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Open Therapeutics and AuthorAID to cooperate on advancing scientific knowledge

(26 May 2017, Minneapolis, MN, USA and Oxford, UK)  Open Therapeutics and INASP’s AuthorAID project announce the formation of a unique scientific collaboration service for helping underserved scientists around the world communicate break-through therapeutic biotechnology research. The partnership will provide scientific researchers an ability to conduct or receive mentorship, educational materials, and grant funding. AuthorAID […]


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ILN applications are now open: new round begins March 2016

(18 January 2016) The International Librarians Network peer mentoring program is a facilitated program aimed at helping librarians develop international networks. Participating in the ILN brings wider professional awareness, an international perspective to your work, new ideas, and increased professional confidence. To date,  over 3500 librarians from 120+ countries have taken part. Applications for the […]


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ILN and ALIA announce partnership

(9 November 2015) The International Librarians Network (ILN) and the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) are pleased to announce they are partnering in a new arrangement which will benefit ALIA members and library and information professionals around the world. From January 2016, ALIA will be offering their members the opportunity to participate in the ALIA Mentoring Scheme, powered […]


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ILN volunteer positions are now available

(17 October 2015) The International Librarians Network is run by a dedicated team of volunteers from around the globe. Volunteers donate not only their time but their valuable expertise to ensure the ILN remains a global leader in international peer-mentoring. The ILN is recruiting three brand new volunteer positions: ILN Communications Officer,  ILN Content Officer(s), […]


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5 Reasons to apply now to be a peer mentor

(13 July 2015) The International Librarians Network is calling for peer mentors. The ILN uses a model where all participants are treated as equals. This means that partners are not placed into established mentor/protégé roles, but rather are encouraged to view their partnership as a way to learn from each other; all are mentors and […]


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Introducing the International Librarians Network Incorporated

(25 March 2015) The International Librarians Network is now incorporated as a not for profit association under the laws of New South Wales, Australia. Being a legal entity allows ILN to enter into formal agreements with other organisations, an important step towards developing financial sustainability for the program. The complete announcement is here.


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International Librarians Network opens new round

(8 January 2015) ILN  has announced that applications are now open for the next round of this popular program to commence in March 2015. Want to build your professional network and learn about librarianship around the world? Love the idea of professional travel but don’t have the budget? The International Librarians Network (ILN) is for […]


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The International Librarians Network: new round begins September 2014

(14 July 2014) Want to build your professional network and learn about librarianship around the world? The International Librarians Network (ILN) is for you. The ILN peer mentoring program is a facilitated program aimed at helping librarians develop international networks. ILN is pleased to announce the next round of this popular program will commence in September […]


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International Librarians Network deadline

(17 February 2014) There are only three days left to apply for the next round of the International Librarians Network (ILN) peer mentoring program. The ILN is a facilitated program aimed at helping librarians develop international networks. If you sign up to the program, you will be matched with a colleague outside of your country, based on […]


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Apply now for the next round of the ILN

(1 Februrary 2014)   Applications are now open for the next round of the ILN peer mentoring program. To date, over 320 applications from 46 countries across 5 continents have been received. The International Librarians Network (ILN) peer mentoring program is a facilitated program aimed at helping librarians develop international networks. We believe that innovation and inspiration can cross borders, […]


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Get Involved Now! The International Librarians Network

Want to build your professional network and learn about librarianship around the world? Love the idea of professional travel but just don’t have the budget? The International Librarians Network (ILN) is for you. There is no doubt that innovation and inspiration can cross borders, and that building up our networks beyond our home countries can […]


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