We are happy to inform you that the recording of the 2016 Horrocks Lecture is now available online! Click here to open the video in a browser and watch/listen. You can also read a written recap on our blog here by Domenic Rosati (MLIS '17).


Lecture details:

Driving Influential Leadership in a Global Context in the Information Profession

Dr. Ingrid Parent (University Librarian, University of British Columbia)


Abstract: Librarians on the leadership track are encountering a fast-paced and changing landscape. UBC’s University Librarian and former President of the International Federation of Library Associations, Ingrid Parent, shares her insights on how today’s librarians can become influential leaders, drawing from her international perspective and leadership style.

You can listen to recordings of all SIM lectures by visiting the Public Lecture page on our website, click on the lecture you wish to view, then click “Listen to a recording of the lecture here” (live web streaming is currently unavailable).

The Information Management Public Lectures give attention to exciting advances in research and professional practice. The topics are diverse reflecting the importance and global extent of Information Management in today’s society. The lectures are open to all members of the Dalhousie campus and surrounding community. For the full schedule, visit the Public Lecture page of our website here. If you ever have questions about our lectures, feel free to contact us at [log in to unmask]


Thank you!


Kim Humes, BPR

Administrative Assistant

School of Information Management

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Halifax, NS B3H 4R2


Tel: 902.494.3656

Fax: 902.494.2451

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