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Latest stories from our sector

Bobby Seagull
The new CILIP Library Champion has launched his new 10-point Manifesto for Libraries.



09 October 2019
Libraries week
Chief Librarian from Leeds City Council shares the success story of 100% Digital Leeds.

25 September 2019
VitalSource
As demands on the modern university continue to evolve, so too are the opportunities for the academic librarian.



12 September 2019


Featured events, training and conferences

Four hour interactive workshop outlining some of the most common areas of research support.

London | 20th September 2019

Course helping people who reproduce, publishing or digitising copyrighted materials better manage orphan works.

London | 8 October
Copyright Essentials

Annual conference aimed at library and information professionals in the early part of their careers with a variety of workshops, presentations and networking opportunities.

London | 22 October 2019


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ICAEW
£31,000
TWI
Salary upon Application
Bournemouth University
£25,941 to £30,046
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23/10/2019
CILIPS Autumn Gathering

24/10/2019
Joint K&IM & EMLIP event: KM Standard ISO 30401 and latest on CILIP's KM Chartership

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