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Libraries Week 2020
Information for library, information and knowledge services looking to manage the emerging impact of COVID-19 and coronavirus.


Updated: 20 May 2020
Libraries Week 2020
CILIP is delighted to launch campaign assets for Libraries Week 2020, recognising the amazing contribution that libraries make to the UK’s book culture.

Updated: 27 May 2020
Information and recommendations for schools library staff on planning for safe re-opening.



15 May 2020


Featured events, training and conferences

Sponsored Webinar

Nielsen Book Research present a webinar looking at the book trends for trade sales and library lendings.

Online | 18 June 2020
Wednesnday Webinar

Webinar looking at BL’s experience with FAST (Faceted Application of Subject Terminology), including description and look at future developments.

Online | 1 July 2020
Webinar Wednesdays

Webinar providing on getting the most of social media and steering clear of potential pitfalls.

Online | 8 July 2020


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Oxford
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