The LNSS project will commence with the Project Kick Off- PMC meeting to be held in Limerick in Nov 2015 where criteria & procedures for communications between partners, management & decision making structures & the functions of the Working Groups, contact persons, Local Commitees, Library Access Liaison Librarian & local project coordinators will be agreed. All partners will sign the Consortium Agreement which will rule relations, methods of cooperation, disagreements, planning meeting agenda and the identification & agreement of control procedures, including problem solving procedures.
Preparation in the project will involve the implementation of Training and library needs detection, Library Strategic Review, needs analysis regarding Electronic library services, Mission Statement.
The Development phase of the LNSS project will commence with ESP Training (Libraries and library terminology) – as part the Kick off Meeting in LIT followed by the preparation of the ECTS Module Training Programme + Training materials using EU Tuning Method. This is followed by LNSS Curriculum Training + Piloting & Evaluation of Piloting of LNSS Curriculum in PC’s, Consortium Strategic Plan, Digital and Electronic Library Strategy.
Quality will be ensured through the Evaluation Working Group, evaluation of LNSS Curriculum piloting and QA reports. Important activities for Dissemination/Sustainability in the project include the LNSS National Awareness Days, Dissemination Workshops, LNSS modules testing & integration, the LNSS Online Platform, Final Project Conference.
The plan is to develop training programmes supported by ECTS modules (both hard copy in script form and online on project website platform) and embed incurricula in PC universities, public administration institutes and disseminate also through Public and National libraries to ensure maximum transfer effect to society at large.