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Staff Development: Home

Information for Library staff in support of professional development

Calendar of Conferences


                          STAFF SUGGESTION FORM

Upcoming Events


Organisation Course Title Time & Date Registration
ISKO UK Challenges of scholarly communication 25 May 6:30-7:45  Registration
CILIP Anti-Racist Pedagogy and Decolonising: an Information Literacy perspective 24 May10-4pm Registration
IFLA SAA Section

Fascinating Facets: Recent developments in genre and form vocabularies

19 May 5-6.30 CEST Registration
Liber The Empty Library: The Urgency of Solutions to Unsustainable eBook Markets 19 May 2-4pm Registration
RLUK Digital Shift Forum

Understanding the user perspective: A DE-UK dialogue 

Building Digital Confidence Through Action Research 

Realising a vision for the digital shift: RLUK’s Digital Shift Manifesto: 2 years on

20 May 9-11am

8 June 2-3pm

22 June 2-4pm




Sconul Shaping the institutional discussion on the future of content 6 June 1-3pm Registration
Omniplex Learning An introduction to Articulate 360 18 May 2pm Registration
cpd25 Hybrid Working: Perspectives on New Working Patterns in Academic Libraries 18 May 10-12pm Registration
OpenAthens  Improving resource discovery for users 25 May 4pm Registration
CILIP NE Pride in our libraries 28 May 6-7pm Registration

Copyright Essentials

Working with Creative Commons Licences

16 & 23 June10am-1pm

28 July 10am-1pm




Web of Science Essentials (60 minutes) 
Leverage InCites for true SWOT analysis and benchmarking with peer groups
Tackle literature reviews with confidence 
Web of Science Essentials (60 minutes)  
Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities in Web of Science and Journal Citation Reports 

18 May 3pm
24 May 2pm

26 May 3pm
7 June 3pm
9 June 3pm



Book Industry Communication  EDI for Libraries  19 May - 2-5pm Registration
Educause XR in Research

June 2, 7, 14 & 21

UKeiG Video Marketing for Libraries: How to Create, Promote and Evaluate 26 May 10-1pm Registration
Research integrity @MTU From Idea to Dissemination on Wednesday 18 May 9:30 – 1pm Registration
UKSG Predatory Publishing – How to support researchers in identifying trusted journals and publishers for their research 17 June 2pm Registration

•    eBooks in the Academic Library
•    Introduction to Technology Sales, (date to be confirmed)
•    Book Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact and Usage,

Upcoming courses:
•    Project Management for Publishing, 3 & 4 May
•    Introduction to People Management in Publishing, 5 & 12 May
•    Growing Successful Open Access Journals, 10 & 11 May
•    Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact, 23 & 24 May
•    Effective Journal Editorial Management, 7 & 8 June
•    eBooks in the Academic Library, 8 & 9 June (NEW)

8 & 9 June
18 July
12 & 13 Oct
Register your interest

Effective Journal Editorial Management

Building Strategies for Managing Partnerships and Institutional eBook Sales

Understanding Copyright

Journal Financial Strategy for Non-financial Managers

The Peer Review Process: Mastering the fundamentals

eBooks in the Academic Library, (NEW)

7 & 8 June

8 & 9 June

14 & 15 June

22 & 23 June

29 & 30 June

8 & 9 June


Leeds Trinity University Partnership development in HE libraries (online) 18 May 10-11.30 Registration

Library and knowledge services workplace research:

Writing a research proposal 
Writing for publication 


1 July
7 October



UKSG Introduction to E-Resources Online Seminar   23 & 28 June Registration

Libraries After Lockdown

From research service provider to research partner 24 May 10-120m Registration