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

Five rules for participating in Moocs

Having embarked on several Moocs recently, Matt Holland searched for a guide to Mooc etiquette. Not finding anything, he decided to write a ‘five rules’ guide himself as part of his E-Learning and Digital Cultures online course with Edinburgh University.

Why can’t libraries lend ebooks? European-wide petition calls for change

As World Book Night returns for its annual celebration of books and reading on 23 April, the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) and European counterparts EBLIDA have announced a European-wide petition calling for changes to copyright law so public libraries have the same right to lend ebooks as they do printed books.

Facet Publishing release three new titles

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Organizing Exhibitions: A handbook for museums, libraries and archives; Fundamentals for the Academic Liaison and the third edition of Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management.

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.