Re-start of the Surinam Library School

Re-start of the Surinam Library School

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak we were forced to put our classes at the new Surinam Library School on hold for a few months. Fortunelately we were able to start again this week. The students at the Library Management course could finally start their first module. Next...

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Looking back at a groundbreaking CIL/IL Connect2020

Looking back at a groundbreaking CIL/IL Connect2020

Last week (21-25 Sepember) GO | School for Information was part of the CIL/IL Connect 2020 Conference. This year was a first for us. Not only in taking part in this highly recommended conference, but doing it totally online as well. And we loved it. Thanks to the...

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GO | School for Information takes part in CIL / IL 2020

GO | School for Information takes part in CIL / IL 2020

This year's Computers in Libraries / Internet Librarian Connect2020 conference will take place online. After 34 years of hosting a successful annual event, our 35th Computers in Libraries is going virtual along with Internet Librarian. We have combined our planned...

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2 Online search courses this month

2 Online search courses this month

GO | School for Information provides 2 short online courses on search this August. Both courses are part of our 70th anniversary programm and therefore cost only USD 70,- 17 August 2020: What else is out there except the World Wide Web? 3 hour online session on the...

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Online course for the Dutch Caribbean started this week

Online course for the Dutch Caribbean started this week

Last week 6 students from different governmental organisations of Aruba, Curacao and St. Eustatius started their 6 day course on Digital Document and Information Management. This is the first time we provide an online course specially developed for our colleagues in...

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GO cooperates with NDS to start a Library School in Suriname

GO cooperates with NDS to start a Library School in Suriname

At the moment we are in full preparation for setting up a Library School in Suriname. We are doing this in cooperation with the National Database Suriname and with the help of the GO Foundation.   Last Thursday 14 November the 1st information day took place in...

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4 day course on Digital Cultural Heritage on Curacao

4 day course on Digital Cultural Heritage on Curacao

At the end of our 4 Day tailor made course 'Digitizing Cultural Heritage' for the lovely people of Biblioteka Nashonal Kòrsou, Mongui Maduro Library & Museum and University of Curaçao we were happy to hand out the well deserved certificates! Well deserved after 4...

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‘Promoting the benefits to users and potential users’

‘Promoting the benefits to users and potential users’

On Wednesday 16 October GO | School for Information provided the opening keynote speach for the 'Magical Marketing' track at ILI2019 in London. We started the presentation with the request to the 50+ audience to describe marketing in their own words. As expected it...

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