New Update Magazine app launched

CILIP members can now access the magazine content on our brand new CILIP Update app.

The app allows you to read the latest editions of Update Magazine on your tablet or smart phone and is:

  • Easy-to-read on mobile or tablet devices
  • Available on Apple or Android phones
  • Free to download – just login with your membership email and password to access it after downloading.


Latest News

Sara O'Connor, Hot Key Books

A publisher’s perspective: Why should libraries lend ebooks?

Libraries have always provided choice to their patrons: paperbacks, hardcovers, large print, audio, reference sets, magazines, DVDs and games. Now, ebooks are an essential part of the reading and information landscape, so it is essential that libraries are able to lend ebooks.

CILIP Umbrella shortlisted for Best Association Conference

CILIP Umbrella 2013 has been named as one of eight outstanding events in the running for Best Association Conference at the Conference of the Year Awards taking place on 13 June. 

Creation of CPD Forum to deliver National Career Development Offers

As of the 1st of April 2014, CDG and PTEG ceased to operate as Special Interest Groups of CILIP in England and have come together to create the CPD Forum National Offers Group.

Latest Events

***CILIP Research Data Management Executive Briefing***

Academic libraries have started to take on significant roles – sometimes an institutional leadership role - in the management of research data. CILIP’s Research Data Management briefing provides an important opportunity for you to update your knowledge about RDM and provides a forum for in-depth presentations and informed debate. 

CILIP Mentor Exchange of Experience Sessions

A Mentor Exchange of Experience event run on behalf of the CILIP NW Member Network.

***CILIP RDA: Resource Description and Access Executive Briefing 2014***

What has been the impact of RDA a year on from implementation? This event will hear from some of the organisations involved and look at future strategies for RDA.