CILIP Update magazine

Update Magazine

Update is the leading publication for the library, information and knowledge management community. An essential read for all information professionals, it contains news, interviews with key figures in the information world and in-depth features on topics across the sectors.

To receive Update, either join CILIP or subscribe.

  • Update Magazine

    Digital edition

    CILIP Members and Subscribers to the print edition can read the latest edition of Update Magazine online or access previous editions online.

  • CILIP Update Magazine App

    Download the Update app

    The app allows you to read the latest editions of Update Magazine on your tablet or smart phone and is available on Android or Apple devices.

  • Archive of previous editions (2008-2013)

    Previous editions of Update Magazine (published between 2008 and 2013) are accessible to anyone.

  • Subscribe to Update magazine

    Purchase a subscription to Update magazine and receive 10 print issues a year, plus access to the digital edition. Subscribers can also access Update's archive of digital editions.

  • Guidelines for contributors

    Have you got a news story for Update, or do you have an idea for a feature? Find out how contribute to the magazine, who to contact, plus copy dates for 2015.

  • Update indexes

    Browse indexes to Update and Library Association Record, back to 1998.