CILIP relies on the work of the CILIP Board, Presidential Team, staff and volunteers to deliver its services to the information community and our members. Personnel details for the CILIP Board, Presidential Team and staff can be found below but organisational matters are likely to be best directed to the relevant CILIP email address.
See our special interest groups, devolved nations and regional networks for contacts for our member networks.
The Board provides governance and sets CILIP's priorities and is made up of 12 elected and up to 3 co-opted members who must all be members of CILIP.
The Presidential Team ensure CILIP is well governed, provide scrutiny and represent CILIP as ambassadors and spokespeople around UK and abroad.
Immediate past president
CILIP's Senior Management Team execute the CILIP Board's strategy. If you want to contact a member of staff about a CILIP matter, please try Contacts page
Chief Executive’s Office
Support CILIP members in joining and renewal.
Provide services for members, working closely with employers, learning providers, trainers, those supporting Professional Registration and the Member Networks.
Communications and Campaigns
Develop CILIP's communications with social media, email marketing, public relations, advocacy and public affairs.
Information Professional and LISJOBNET
Producing Information Professional, providing the leading magazine for library, information and knowledge management professionals. The team also managing Lisjobnet which is the number one recruitment website for the information professions.
Conferences and Events
Deliver a high quality events programme that includes conferences, executive briefings and supplier showcases.
Leading publisher of books in print and digital for information professionals worldwide.
Human Resources and Facilities
ICT and Web
Provide technical support for the organisation with the development of CILIP’s digital presence and databases.
Responsible for CILIPs accounting function
Supporting the development of members with networking and learning opportunities through the Branch and Group network and events such as our annual conference, Autumn Gathering and CPD programme. Recognition and reward through awards and bursaries. A regular newsletter to keep members informed of our advocacy and policy work in devolved matters.
CILIP Cymru Wales
Representing CILIP in Wales, supporting and promoting the profession through cross sector advocacy, professional development of CILIP Members in Wales and growing CILIP Membership in Wales
CILIP Ireland is delivering CILIP’s membership offering in Northern Ireland, supporting our members professional development and enhancing their skills set through the delivery of local training, events and social activities.