CILIPS Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals in Scotland
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Chartership, Certification, Fellowship and Mentoring

CILIP’s international recognised levels of Professional Registration are the perfect way to demonstrate your commitment to your personal development and the profession.

All administration for Professional Registration (Chartership, Certification and Fellowship) is dealt with by the UK wide body of CILIP and you can find out more here.

The candidate support officer for Scotland is Ruth Lyle and she can be contacted at

The mentor support officers for Scotland are Val Walker and Alison Turriff and their contact e mails are and

All Portfolio Building events and Mentor Training events are planned by the CILIPS Council. Any upcoming events are listed below. If no events are listed then you can add your name to the waiting list by contacting

Professional Registration and Portfolio Building – Next event is in Dundee on April 11th –

Mentor Training –

Full day Glasgow mentor training workshop Monday 14th May 0930-1630 – CILIPS Office, 152 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4TB –
Half day mentor exchange Edinburgh Tuesday 15th May 1330-1600 – Room 1130, NLS, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh –