CILIP on Twitter

News & Blogs

Top 6 library and information stories from April 2015

Top 6 library and information stories from April 2015

We've collected together some of the interesting, contentious and important library and information stories that were discussed around the world last month. There were lots of interesting discussions in April, including: 

Graphic of hands coming out of book with text: "Open Educational Resources"

Using Open Educational Resources for strengthened information capabilities, research and teaching practices

The World Education Forum 2015 takes place in May and will focus on “equitable and inclusive quality education and lifelong learning for all by 2030”.

Screenshots of 3 tweets from Orkney Library

Orcadian Twittering

We know that libraries have never been at more risk, and the worst hit ones are often in the poorest and most remote areas. Large libraries have a slightly easier time gathering support, but what do you do if you are a small or rural library?

Latest Events

The CILIP Conference 2015

Early bird registration ends of Friday 24 April 2015 for The CILIP Conference 2015Book now and save over 20% on selected offers.

CILIP LMS Suppliers Showcase Edinburgh 2015

Our annual Library Management Systems (LMS) Suppliers Showcase gives you the opportunity to talk to the experts on how you can get the most out of your library management system.

CILIP LMS Suppliers Showcase Autumn 2015

Our annual Library Management Systems (LMS) Suppliers Showcase gives you the opportunity to talk to the experts on how you can get the most out of your library management system.