Press releases, stories and statements.
4 May 2016
Metadata remains the solution for describing the explosively growing, complex world of digital information, and continues to be of paramount importance for information professionals.
27 April 2016
Useful as both a teaching text and day-to-day working guide, Digital Curation outlines the essential concepts and techniques that are crucial to preserving the longevity of digital resourc
25 April 2016
This new book explores critical literacy theory and provides practical guidance to how it can be taught and applied in libraries.
18 April 2016
Facet Publishing have announced the release of Barbara Allan’s latest book, Emerging Strategies for Supporting Student Learning.
5 April 2016
We are seeking entries for the 2016 Libraries Change Lives Award – the highest accolade UK-based library, information or knowledge-based services or initiative can win. We welcome entries from prac
29 March 2016
A public libraries dataset published today by the BBC has revealed the extent of losses to public library services and paid staff since 2
Creative ideas and practical guidance for librarians supporting research and scholarly communication
17 March 2016
Facet Publishing have announced the release of two new books, Practical Tips for Facilitating Research and Dynamic Research Support for Academic Libraries.
14 March 2016
Submit your entries for the 2016 Marketing Excellence Awards, which celebrate successful marketing campaigns & promotions in UK libraries of all kinds
11 March 2016
The Carnegie UK Trust has today announced its commitment to provide £60,000 over the next five years to support the UK’s oldest and most prestigious children’s book awards, the CILIP Carnegie and K
Use of flawed figures by Ed Vaizey MP about the number of libraries strongly criticised by Chartered Institute
1 March 2016
CILIP has written an open letter to the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport John Whittindgale to express a “strong objection” to the use of flawed figures for closures and new openings of public libraries by DCMS Minister, Ed Vaizey MP, in the House of Commons.