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Latest stories from our sector

CILIP is running an online course to support mentors in the new Chartership for Knowledge Management programme.
13 March 2019
Applications close on 20 March for participants in Steering Group for CILIP's new Network for Black and Minority Ethnic library and info professionals.
13 March 2019
CILIP CEO Nick Poole lays out a changing role for CILIP in a speech to the Cambridge Libraries Group.
27 February 2019


Featured events, training and conferences

Update your knowledge about crucial copyright and licensing related issues and developments.


London | 2 April 2019

One year after the implementation of the Data Protection Act 2018, librarians and information professionals still need to ensure that their organisations are compliant.

London | 30 April 2019

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


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Marks & Clerk LLP
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Wellcome Trust
Up to £115,000 pro rata
Historic England
Competitive salary
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Online Mentor Training Course

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CILIP Copyright Conference 2019

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