International job exchange or volunteering

LIBEX and VSO

LIBEX - International Library & Information Job Exchange

LIBEX acts as a clearing house for CILIP members and library and information satff in other countries who are interested in arranging a job exchange between a UK-based post and a non-UK based post.

VSO - Voluntary Service Overseas

VSO facilitates volunteering in developing countries, mostly in Africa and Asia.  Information Services are one of the key skills for which there are opportunities.

A range of volunteer jobs for qualified and experienced professionala are available, usually for a two-year period, in addition to shorter specialist assignments for senior consultants.