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Autumn Gathering 2017


The CILIP in Scotland Autumn Gathering is returning to the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Glasgow on October 26th. This year’s programme features:

  • Creating the intelligent library;
  • Influencing decision makers and advocating for libraries and librarians;
  • The presentation of the inaugural Scotland’s Library and Information Professional of the Year Award;
  • A return of the school library strand including case studies, the new national strategy and mapping to HGIOS4;
  • The ethics of our profession and sustaining our common values;
  • Reading for pleasure – strategies to engage children and young people;
  • Open education in Scotland;
  • Networking – why it is important both online and in person;
  • Combatting fake news – authentic information in an ever changing world and media;
  • Looking back – local history and librarianship; and
  • Changing legislation – the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how it affects libraries;

Plus much more to be announced soon.

Full details and costs will be announced soon but save the date and keep an eye on this page for more details. Bookings will launch late July.

If you would like to exhibit at the event please book a place here.


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