Online event

Open Access Libraries

Tuesday, 3 October, 2023 - 14:30

This webinar explored how open access technologies have been working across the UK.

Online event

Shakespeare’s First Folio for children - webinar for library staff

Thursday, 26 October, 2023 - 11:00 to 12:00

To celebrate the 400 Anniversary of the First Folio, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust have been working with publishers Walker Books to produce an edited, original language version of the Folio.

Online event

Holocaust Memorial Day webinar

Thursday, 12 October, 2023 - 14:00 to 15:00

Join staff from the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust to find out more about Holocaust Memorial Day and ways your library can mark HMD in meaningful, effective ways.

Online event

Creating safer libraries: two webinars

Wednesday, 30 August, 2023 - 14:00 to Wednesday, 27 September, 2023 - 14:00

As incidents of violence and abuse towards staff continue to increase, we have been working with colleagues from across the sector to explore the topic of creating safer libraries.

Online event

Knowledge sharing for Know Your Neighbourhood

Thursday, 28 September, 2023 - 09:00 to 12:00

We hosted an online Knowledge Sharing Event for the Know Your Neighbourhood Project on Thursday 28 September. This was a showcase of projects that are underway, as well as a look at some of the barriers or challenges that have been identified.

Online event

A partnership with Natural England - join us on Teams

Monday, 17 July, 2023 - 15:00 to Friday, 21 July, 2023 - 11:00

We have been working with Natural England to develop a project helping communities build better connections with nature and have secured a small pot of money to support another five library services to develop projects.

Online event

University of East Anglia and Libraries Connected East present research on value of libraries

Thursday, 20 July, 2023 - 13:00 to 15:00

The library services that make up Libraries Connected East have commissioned, facilitated and funded research, with additional support from Arts Council Eng

Online event

Warm Spaces: What Next?

Thursday, 23 March, 2023 - 11:00 to 12:00

Most library services were part of some kind of “warm spaces” scheme over the winter, providing warmth, company, advice and entertainment to those struggling with energy bills.

Universal Library Offer Virtual Seminar 2023

Tuesday, 14 March, 2023 - 10:00 to 16:00

Libraries Connected held a Universal Library Offer Seminar online on Tuesday 14 March 2023.

The day highlighed key achievements and current programmes within the four universal library offers, showcasing local and national activities. 

Innovation Gathering 2023

Thursday, 2 March, 2023 - 10:00 to 16:00

The 2023 Innovation Gathering will take place on Thursday 2 March, 10:00 - 16:00 in Birmingham.