Erasmus Staff Training Week for Librarians

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
The University of Southern Denmark
Institution website:
Tuesday, 11 June, 2019 to Friday, 14 June, 2019
Registration fee:
No registration fee
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Friday, 15 February, 2019
Accommodation not provided
Contact person details:
Internationalization Project Leader:
Najmeh Shaghaei -

We are delighted to invite you to our first International Staff Training Week for Librarians that will be held in June 11 – 14, 2019 at the University Library of Southern Denmark (Odense, Denmark).

The main aim of the week is to provide participating – Library staff with a platform for the exchange of ideas, knowledge and best practices.

The International Library Week will offer great opportunities for networking, sharing knowledge and best practices within and across professional areas.

The program will include presentations, workshops, study visits, networking activities and cultural events.

The main focus themes of the week are:

  • Information Literacy & Teaching
  • E-Learning
  • Citizen Science and role of the libraries
  • Research Support Services


Participants will have the opportunity to contribute to the program with a short presentation of their home institution and sharing experiences. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  1. Challenges of research libraries in digital age
  2. Information Literacy
  3. Research Services
  4. Digitalization
  5. Internationalization


Participants are expected to obtain Erasmus+ mobility grants from their home institutions to cover the costs of travel, living and other arrangements related to their participation. Please note that the program is preliminary, and any adjustments will be announced well in advance of the event.


The working language will be English for all activities.

Application deadline will be February 15th. Results will be communicated via email at the beginning of March.


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