Information Services Group

The Information Services Group (ISG) supports Members' interests in the provision of information services to improve the effectiveness of information provision to all sectors of society. Besides the website and the Journal Refer, we now have a Referplus webpage, with expanded articles and links. The Electronic editions of Refer are available to members, through their own section - see under Publications.

ISG organises the annual Reference Awards, celebrating the best in information and reference publishing today. 


  • Our Good Health

    Wednesday, 21 October 2015 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

    This programme will explore the valuable contribution libraries make to improving the health and quality of life in the communities they serve, and showcase some of the successful partnerships for improving people's health and wellbeing. Come and be inspired to join together with other local public and health services for health improvement in your community, and find out what we can do to support and promote each other's work.

  • Visit to The Women's Library @ LSE

    Wednesday, 4 November 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

    The Women’s Library @ LSE documents all aspects of women’s lives, with a particular emphasis on the lives of women in the UK and the great political, economic and social changes of the past 150 years.

  • Visit to Dr Williams’s Library

    Wednesday, 18 November 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

    Don't miss the opportunity to visit this unique theological research library established in the early eighteenth century under the will of Dr Daniel Williams.