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Latest stories from our sector

Liverpool Central Library
The information management and information systems undergraduate programme at Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology in Central China has been accredited by CILIP
20 January 2020
Liverpool Central Library
CILIP Board of Trustees' response to member resolution on the Employer Partner scheme.



9 January 2020
CILIP CEO Nick Poole looks at what is ahead for CILIP in 2020




17 December 2019


Featured events, training and conferences

Copyright 2020

This interactive, games-based workshop covers the key aspects of copyright as it relates to library and information staff.


London | 27 January 2020
Approaches to Teaching Information Literacy in Practice

Interactive session helping attendees to better understand information literacy, critical literacy and digital literacy.

London | 6 March 2020
Data Protection Essentials Training

Introduction to data protection principles supporting attendees in ensuring their organisation complies with current data protection legislation.

London | 14 May 2020


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The London Library
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Christ's College Cambridge
£23,067 to £26,715
City of London
£35,090- £39,680
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ARLG Eastern Division: Library Staff Learning & Development: sharing of ideas event, including AGM

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MacMillan Children's Books : 2020 highlights

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