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Latest stories from our sector

HMP/YOI Chelmsford has won this year's Excellence in Prison Libraries Award for their Family Library Time project.

1 May 2019
Facet Publishing has announced the publication of The No-nonsense Guide to Leadership, Management and Teamwork by Barbara Allan.
1 May 2019
CILIP and The EveryLibrary Institute announce a new partnership to help librarians and information professionals across England build political support and improve funding.
1 May 2019


Featured events, training and conferences

Training day for staff who have some marketing responsibility within their role and wish to develop economical, yet highly effective, communications.

London | 4 June 2019
CILIP Conference

The CILIP Conference is the annual flagship event for CILIP, bringing together delegates from across the sector to meet, learn and share knowledge

Manchester | 3-4 July 2019
Copyright Essentials

Course designed to help participants understand how they can use content created by others and protect and use their own rights.

London | 18 July 2019


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03/06/2019 » 04/06/2019
ARLG Spring Conference 2019: Working Smarter in a Time of Change

04/06/2019
CILIP Training: Effective and economical marketing communications

06/06/2019
MMIT - Exploring information literacy pedagogies through sonic objects

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