Events & Courses

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

Key courses are listed here.

  • OUTing The Past: the International Festival of LGBT History

    1 Feb 2020 onwards

    "Throughout the year we celebrate our past, preserve our present and look towards our future. OUTing The Past has featured speakers from all over the world - showcasing the depth and breadth of our community. The cumulation of our work occurs in February: the UK’s LGBT History Month and… more

  • LGBT+ History Month 2020

    1-29 Feb 2020, nationwide

    "We are supporting a very exciting, informative and celebratory month, to educate out prejudice and make LGBT+ people visible in all their rich diversity.Information and free posters supporting the theme are here including the Proud Trust work book that supports the 2020 theme.The calendar is ready for you to… more

  • Racism past and present: an exploration with The National Archives

    26 Feb 2020, 4 March 2020, 18 March 2020, 19.00-21.00, StillPoint Spaces, 23 Clerkenwell Close, London EC1R 0AA

    "Join us for a series of presentations offered by specialist archive staff who will be sharing race related documents from three different periods of history: 1919 Race Riots, Windrush and Mangrove Nine.In the second half of each session, we will reflect and share our thoughts and feelings about the presentation… more

  • EDGE2020 Conference

    27-28 Feb 2020, Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh, 80 Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1TH

    "The Scottish Government believes it is vital that adequate library services are in place across Scotland. Libraries offer crucial support to help people help themselves – to support literacy, digital participation, learning, employability, health, culture and leisure. They can improve the quality of people’s lives and support them to engage… more

  • Hi VIS Fortnight 2020

    1-14 June 2020

    "Following feedback from partners, we are changing the name of ‘Make A Noise in Libraries’ Fortnight to ‘Hi VIS’ - The emphasis of this initiative has shifted over the years, from being originally forged largely as a campaigning vehicle, to something that latterly has predominantly sought to highlight the excellent… more

  • CILIP Scotland Annual Conference 2020

    1-2 June 2020, Dundee Apex Hotel

    "Our President, Martina McChrystal, will host two days of keynotes, workshops, and talks under the theme of ‘Disruptors & Innovators’."Programme & booking available online.… more