Events & Courses

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

Key courses are listed here.

  • A Culture of Care: Culture, Health & Wellbeing Alliance National Conference

    21-23 April 2021, online

    "Our core theme of care includes caring for each other, caring for the environment and caring economies. We will be delving into conversations about the big topics that have been amplified by Covid-19, including practitioner support and grappling with the sector’s role in challenging health inequalities, reflecting on how… more

  • All Inclusive: Championing Accessible Museums

    20 May 2021, 11.00-16.00, online

    New from the Museums Association:"The Covid pandemic has disproportionately impacted the lives of disabled people, making it ever more urgent to ensure museums make access and inclusivity a central tenet of their work and tackle discrimination in all its forms.  As museums in the UK get ready to reopen… more

  • CILIPS Annual Conference 2021

    7-8 June 2021, online

    "Our 2021 President, Cleo Jones, will host two days of keynotes, workshops, and talks online on June 7-8th on the theme of Reinvigorate and Renew: Emerging into a better, brighter, new world. This two-day event is the largest conference in Scotland for library and information professionals, bringing together colleagues from… more

  • Empathy Day 2021

    10 June 2021

    "This festival-esque day will see an author/illustrator-led national online programme focusing on the central theme theme of walking in others’ shoes. There will be community activities in schools and libraries based around our three main areas - Read, Connect, Act. Our evening event will be the Empathy Conversation, a… more

  • Working Internationally for Libraries 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

  • 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