#ASL2019 Full Programme

09.15-09.45       Registration, Refreshments and networking Sponsors & exhibitors, visiting the poster session 

09.45-09.55       Welcome & Introduction            

09.55 -10.05      Platinum Sponsor           Dublin Business School

10.05-11.45       Case Studies – Session 1

  • This Must be the Space: Repositioning the Information Service in Cregan Library - Eílis Ní Raghallaigh and Grace O’Connor, Dublin City University

  • Design & Influence: The IMI Library - Gerard Gregory, Irish Management Institute

  • Sound Out! Connecting the Library and the City through Space, Time & Sound - Elaine Harrington and John Hough, University College Cork

  • (U)X marks the spot…or does it?  User Experience studies in MU Library in collaboration with MU’s Department of Anthropology - Laura Connaughton, Maynooth University


11.45-12.10       Refreshments and networking Sponsors & exhibitors, visiting the poster session     

12.10-13.05       KEYNOTE 1 - ‘A room is not just a room. The Library as place and brand in communities”  Christian Lauersen, Director of Libraries and Citizen Services in Roskilde Municipality

13:05-13:15       Platinum Sponsor Talk 2 IEEE

13:15-14.10       Lunch and networking Sponsors & exhibitors, visiting the poster exhibition

14.10-14.20       Platinum Sponsor Talk 3 - Interleaf Technology

14.20-15:15       KEYNOTE 2 - "Around the world in (less than) eighty libraries: plus ҫa change..."  Karen Latimer, IFLA Library Buildings & Equipment Standing Committee

15:15-16.45       Case Studies – Session 2

  • The Library as a Queer Space: Investigating Access and Provision for LGBTQ+ Patrons -  Mark Ward, South Dublin Libraries

  • Knowing Me, Knowing You: States of Mind + Inclusive Communities - Síobhan Dunne, Trinity College Dublin

  • Library - Space, Place, or State of Mind: Athlone IT is it alone in the Midlands or is the Only One in the Midlands? A review of the Perceptions and Geographical Identity of this Third Level institution in the Centre of Ireland – What role does the Academic Library play – Jane Burns, Athlone Institute    


16.45 -17:00      Poster Prize / Best Tweet Prize / Sponsor Quiz Prize / Wrap up and Close  - President of the Library Association of Ireland

17.00    Drinks Reception - Bull and Castle - 5-7 Lord Edward St, Dublin 2