Group Only Membership

The benefits of membership and how to join if you are not a member of CILIP.

Membership of the group gives you access to:

  • Youth Library Review
  • Membership discount on publications, training courses and national conference fees
  • A supportive network of fellow practitioners
  • Local training and events
  • The YLG website and e-list to discuss current issues and to find information, help and advice

YLG Friends

Individuals who are not members of CILIP may have Group Only Membership of YLG and will share the benefits of CILIP YLG membership.  They may not however, become officers of YLG at regional or national level, and cannot nominate or judge in the CKG process.  There is a downloadable application form below.

This opportunity is available to all those with an interest in literature and library services for children and young people, including, but not exclusively:

  • Early Years Library Practitioners
  • Authors and illustrators
  • Publishers, Booksellers and all those involved in the book trade
  • Teachers and academic involved with the development of reading and the promotion of reading for pleasure 

A joining form to download is at the foot of this page.

For further details, contact the Membership Secretary:

Anne Worthington, Community Engagement Librarian- Children's,
Cambridgeshire Libraries, Archives and Information Service, Sackville House, Sackville Way, Cambourne, Cambridgeshire, CB23 6HL