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We invite our colleagues from across Wales to share stories about libraries, work and life during the COVID-19 pandemic...

"How to" video / fideo "Sut i" (fideo ar gael yn Saesneg yn unig) (video only available in English) : Share your story/Rhannu Eich Story

Rydym yn gwahodd ein cydweithwyr o bob rhan o Gymru i rannu storïau am lyfrgelloedd, gwaith a bywyd yn ystod cyfnod cyfyngiadau’r argyfwng COVID-19...

This new award from CCW is about celebrating the achievements of Teams working within Library/Information Services in Wales. Win a cash prize for your Library/Information Service! Deadline for entries 31st August 2020. Complete the form & send to

Mae'r wobr newydd hon gan CCW yn ymwneud â dathlu cyflawniadau Timau sy’n gweithio o fewn Gwasanaethau Llyfrgell/Gwybodaeth yng Nghymru. Dyma gyfle i ennill gwobr ariannol i'ch Gwasanaeth Llyfrgell/Gwybodaeth! Y dyddiad cau ar gyfer ceisiadau yw 31ain o Awst 2020. Cwblhewch y ffurflen a'i hanfon at

24 April 12:00 With the current situation with COVID19, many of you will be taking on new tasks, adapting your work to deliver in a digital environment and picking up new skills as part of the process. Why not take time to evaluate just how much you have achieved and developed as a professional and get your revalidation as recognition of your development?

24 April 12:00 Oherwydd y sefyllfa bresennol gyda COVID19, bydd llawer ohonoch yn ymgymryd â thasgau newydd, yn addasu eich gwaith i'w gyflawni mewn amgylchedd digidol ac yn dysgu sgiliau newydd fel rhan o'r broses. Beth am dreulio ychydig o amser yn gwerthuso faint rydych chi wedi'i gyflawni a'i ddatblygu fel gweithiwr proffesiynol yn y cyfnod hwn a chael eich ail-ddilysu fel cydnabyddiaeth o'ch datblygiad?

We are sorry to announce that we have made the difficult decision to cancel the CILIP Cymru Wales 2020 Conference which we will now deliver 13-14 May 2021 at Bangor University. In the meantime your CILIP Cymru Wales Committee is discussing ideas for online activities to keep our members engaged over the next few months. Please feel free to send your suggestions to Amy and keep an eye out for updates.

Mae'n ddrwg gennym gyhoeddi ein bod wedi gwneud y penderfyniad anodd i ganslo Cynhadledd CILIP Cymru Wales 2020 a byddwn bellach yn ei gynnal 13-14 Mai 2021 ym Mhrifysgol Bangor. Yn y cyfamser mae eich Pwyllgor CILIP Cymru Wales yn trafod syniadau ar gyfer gweithgareddau ar-lein er mwyn sicrhau bod ein haelodau'n ymgysylltu dros y misoedd nesaf. Mae croeso i chi anfon Amy a chadw llygad allan am y wybodaeth ddiweddaraf.

CILIP Cymru Wales Library and Information Conference 2020: A Celebration of Wales in the World, Bangor University, 14 and 15 May 2020 - the Call for Papers and Participation is now open!

CILIP Cymru Wales Cynhadledd Llyfrgelloedd a Gwybodaeth 2020: Dathlu Cymru yn y Byd, Prifysgol Bangor, 14 a 15 Mai 2020 - mae'r Gwahoddiad am Bapurau a Chyfranogiad bellach yn agored!

CILIP Cymru Wales held its Annual General Meeting in Aberystwyth on 21st November 2019. With presentations on Wikipedia and Wales, the National Library of Wales' Living Memory project, the re-launched CILIP professional registration, People's Collection Wales support for libraries, and a Superhero workshop, there were lots of reasons (not just scones!) to attend the CILIP Cymru Wales AGM. Find out more from a member's perspective or take a look at the presentations the speakers have kindly allowed us to share.

Librarians these days are expected to embrace complimentary skills in marketing, teaching, new technologies and event organizing (with little or no training). Here CILIP Cymru Wales' Relationship Manager describes the highs and lows of organizing CILIP Cymru Wales' AGM in Aberystwyth in 2019 and reflects on lessons learned.

Yasmin Noorani, Academic Support Librarian, Bangor University was awarded a CILIP Cymru Wales bursary to attend the much talked about International Library & Information Group (ILIG) Decolonisation Conference - Decolonising Library collections and practices: from understanding to impact in November 2019. She reflects here on her inspiring and challenging day in Cardiff.

Head of Digital Services at the University of South Wales library Andrew Dalgleish looks at the role of learning analytics in academic libraries.

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