Programme 2019

Monday, September 23th, 2019

Where: Centro Asociado de Escuelas Pías (UNED)

16:00-16:15 Official Welcome speech. Rosa María Martín Aranda (Vice-Chancelor of Research -UNED)

16:15-16:35 Introduction of UNED Library, the organising team and the programme. Isabel Calzas González (Head of the UNED Library) and Beatriz Tejada Carrasco (Deputy director of planification, quality and communication – UNED Library)

16:35-18:00 Informal presentation of participants

18:15 Welcome drink

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

Where: Biblioteca Central UNED

09:30-10:00 Welcome and guided tour to the Biblioteca Central. Maite Lavado Sánchez (Deputy Director of Collections and Infrastructure – UNED Library)

10:00-10:30  UNED Library: our history, strategy, quality and partnership. A clear path to a successful future. Isabel Calzas González (Head of the UNED Library)

10:30-11:15 The challenge for the libraries in a digital environment. Alicia López Medina (Head of Digital Services – UNED Library)

11:15-11:45 Coffee break

11:45-12:30 UNED Library’s Research support services. Ramiro Lozano (Head of Reference Services – UNED Library)

12:30-13:00 Group photo and videocall

13:00-14:00 Informal get-together: International lunch

14:00-16:00 Crash course of Spanish language (CUID: Foreign Languages Centre at UNED). Teachers: Cecilia Criado and Marianela Fernández 

16:00-17:00  Consorcio Madroño: libraries cooperating in order to face new challenges. Ianko López Ortiz de Artiñano, Technical director of the Consorcio Madroño

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

Biblioteca de Campus Norte-Facultad de Educación de la UNED

09:00 Meeting point: Metro station Colón, entrance “Museo de cera”

09:30-11:00 Guided tour at the National Library of Spain

11:00-11:30  Coffee break

12:30-13:00 Welcome and visit to the Biblioteca de Campus Norte de la UNED

13:00-13:45 Information literacy program for Master’s and PhD UNED students. Rosa Sánchez Fernández (Head of Learning and Research Support – UNED Library)

13:45-14:45 Lunch time

15:00-16:30 Brainstorming “Libraries of the future: Developing new strategies”. Coordinators: Elodia Hernández, Maite Reig and Flora Sanz (Librarians- UNED Library)

Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Where: Instituto Cervantes

11:00-13:00 Library Network of Instituto Cervantes: a places of culture, information, cooperation and… learning. Yolanda de la Iglesia and María Victoria Valverde Facal (Cervantes Institute. Secretariat of Culture. Deparment for Libraries and Documentation Centre)

Lunch time: Restaurante Ateneo (at own expenses)

16:00-17:00 Visit to the Library and Documentation Centre of the Reina Sofía MuseumBárbara Muñoz de Solano y Palacios (Head of Deparment)

17:00-18:00 Guided Tour at Reina Sofía Museum: Picasso’s “Guernica” in Its Historical Context

Friday, September 27th, 2019

09:00 Meeting point: Paseo Moret-Martín de los Heros (Metro Moncloa)

09:15 Travel by private minibus from Madrid to Alcalá de Henares

10:30-12:45 Visit to the historical city centre and the historic building of the University of Alcalá de Henares

13:00-15:15 Lunch time: Hemisferio loft restaurante (at own expenses)

15:30-16:30 Library of the University of Alcalá de Henares guided tour

16:45 Departure to Madrid (arrival to Moncloa at 18:00 h.)