1000 Tiny Fun Palaces

Tuesday, 4 August, 2020 - 15:00

This year, Fun Palaces weekend on 3 and 4 October will be different - sometimes smaller, always safer, but as ever remarkable.

The Librarian's Toolkit - A day of talks and workshops about promoting the Universal Reading Offer

Thursday, 26 March, 2020 - 10:00 to 15:30

Join library managers, front-line staff and superb guest speakers for an inspiring day about how to promote the Universal Reading Offer.

Community engagement to inform strategic planning

Tuesday, 11 February, 2020 - 10:00

To help library services to develop strategies for consultation and engagement with the public, we ran an event for libraries to share good practice and practical ideas.

Library Information and Archive Assistant Apprenticeship Workshops

Thursday, 30 January, 2020 - 10:00 to Thursday, 12 March, 2020 - 16:00

We ran a series of three one-day workshops in Brimingham, Manchester and London from Jan-Mar 2020 to explore the apprenticeship process and how it could benefit library staff

Libraries Connected Seminar 2020

Wednesday, 3 June, 2020 - 09:00 to Thursday, 4 June, 2020 - 15:45

We are very sorry to announce that due to the ongoing pandemic we have been forced to cancel our 2020 annual seminar. 

Diversity in the Library Workforce

Tuesday, 14 January, 2020 - 10:00

Public Libraries have an important role to play, providing services designed to reduce inequality, celebrate diversity in communities and enable individuals to see themselves reflected and valued in community spaces.

Libraries Connected Annual General Meeting 2019

Wednesday, 4 December, 2019 - 10:30 to 16:00

We're delighted to invite our members to our annual general meeting at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre.

Libraries Connected Seminar 2019

Thursday, 13 June, 2019 - 09:30 to Friday, 14 June, 2019 - 15:30

Libraries: A place for us all

Innovation Network Gathering 2019

Wednesday, 3 April, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:30

On 3rd April 2019 Leeds Central Library hosted the annual Libraries Connected Innovation Gathering. The event was attended by over 45 library workers from across the UK who enjoyed hearing about and sharing innovative library practice and projects.