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Calendar of Conferences


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Upcoming Events


Organisation   Time & Date Registration
UKeiG CPD  Better social media for libraries Jan 19 10-1pm Registration
CILIP Online Training Event: Greener Libraries Dec 12 10-1pm Registration
UKeiG CPD Workshop  Artificial intelligence for librarians, information and knowledge professionals Dec 1 1-4pm Registration
UKSG An Introduction to Resource Discovery online seminar 

Nov 8 10am – 12:30 GMT and

Nov 9th  13:30 – 15:40 GMT



Lean Six Sigma White Belt: Introduction to process improvement tools and methods

Selling to Libraries, Academics and Institutions

Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for managers

Introduction to People Management in Publishing, 30 November & 7 December

How Journals Work

Nov 13-16 

Nov 20-22

Nov 28 & 29

Nov 30 & Dec 7

Dec 12 &13






Phil Bradley Power Hour

 AI prompt engineering and plug-ins 

 An introduction to using UX in libraries 

Nov 10 12-1pm

Nov 17 12-1pm 



RLUK Digital Shift Forum Sustainability and UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – 15 November Nov 15 2-3pm Registration

Teaching Statistics with ChatGPT with Peter Gruber (Nov 27 - 28)

Nov 27-28


UKSG Forum 23 Everything everywhere all at once”: keeping up with our users information needs in the age of open scholarship and TikTok 5 Dec 9-5pm Registration


Search Usability

Research Data Management for information professionals – from researcher need to effective service

Making your research stand out from the crowd using video, animation, infographics and podcasts.

Data Visualisation for librarians, information and knowledge professionals


8 Nov

9 Nov

16 Nov

27 Nov 



An article by Dan Cohen on Controlled Digital Lending and the recent court case between the Internet Archive and various publishers is a great overview of CDL, the current state of play in the US and more generally, the kind of transformations on ebooks have had on libraries. 


Council For Learning Resources In CollegesReflecting on the legacy of two years of pandemic trauma on students – Implications for Library and Learning Resource Services

The December 2022 issue of the IFLA Metadata Newsletter is now available.  Published twice a year, the Newsletter is a joint production of the IFLA Bibliography, Cataloguing, and Subject Analysis and Access Sections. 

Publishing in transformative journals to make your research openly available 19 December 2022

Teaching and Learning Perspectives on the EDUCAUSE 2023 Top 10 IT Issues

 IFLA Journal October 2022 

EDUCAUSE 2022 Horizon Action Plan: Hybrid Learning

EDUCAUSE Report 2022 Students and Technology Report: Rebalancing the Student Experience

EDUCAUSE Review Weathering the Storm: Targeted and Timely Analytics to Support Disengaged Students Sept 1st 2022

EDUCAUSE Review Digital Transformation in Higher Education: 7 Areas for Enhancing Digital Learning

2022 EDUCAUSE Horizon Report | Data and Analytics Edition

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CILIP Rare Books & Special Collections Newsletter

EDUCAUSE Review Artificial Intelligence: Where are we now. Special Report

EDUCAUSE Review Digital Transformation Special Report

ARL Research Library Issues no. 303 (2022): Future States of the Research Library

Future States of the Research Library: Claire Stewart, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries

Library as Place: Kornelia Tancheva, University of Pittsburgh Library System

Impressions from a Former ARL LCDP Fellow of the Pandemons Class: Martha Alvarado Anderson, University of Arkansas Libraries

Mitigating Health Misinformation: Potential Roles for Academic Libraries: Jeffery L. Loo and Erik T. Mitchell, University of California San Diego Library