Events & Courses

Courses organised by The Network, and events and courses related to social justice organised by other agencies

Key courses are listed here.

  • Hi VIS 2021

    7-20 June 2021, at libraries UK-wide & online

    "The provision and availability of alternative formats is critical to visually and print impaired people being able to access reading and literature, and the general theme of this year’s fortnight will be celebrating the word in all its forms and formats."Further info from Reading Sight, and also see… more

  • Refugee Week 2021

    14-20 June 2021

    The theme for this year's Refugee Week is "We cannot walk alone" - more background info online. See also further info about Refugee Weekand the calendar of events - and add your own."Refugee Week’s vision is for refugees and asylum seekers to be able to live safely within… more

  • Working Internationally Conference 2021

    25 June 2021, 10.00-17.00, online

    "The 2021 Working Internationally Conference explores ways of connecting with library services from across the world to inspire and inform your library service back home. A unique programme of panel sessions, presentations and hands-on workshops draws on speakers from a diverse range of countries – from UK, Europe, Africa, and the Middle… more

  • Rebuilding Beirut’s libraries

    15 Sept 2021, 18.00-19.00, online

    "CILIP International Library & Information Group (ILIG) extends a warm welcome to our next Informal on Wednesday, 15th September 6:00pm to 7.00:pm  Attendance is FREE but we need you to book in advance: https://www.cilip.org.uk/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1521985&group=201303 Randa Al Chidiac, Patricia Rahme and… more

  • Libraries Week 2021

    4-10 Oct 2021

    "Libraries Week, organised by CILIP, is a nationwide showcase of the amazing work done by libraries and librarians throughout the country. This year Libraries Week will take place between the 4th and 10th October and will focus on the central role that libraries play in their community as a driver… more