June 27th, 12.30-4.00pm.

Developing inclusive collections and services to empower our users

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This year the 2019  AGM will be held on June 27 at Student Central. It will focus upon the important issue of ensuring that our library collections and services support, reflect and develop the needs of all our users. Speakers from different sectors will offer their own insights and advice on what works in inclusive practice. The event aims to provide tips and advice which can easily be applied by information professionals in different settings, at all stages in their careers.

Draft Programme

Speakers Include:

Marilyn Clarke, Head of Discovery Services, The Library, Goldsmiths, University of London on the Liberate our Library programme

Jacqui Grainger, Librarian, Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies on discovering the hidden women’ in the RUSI Collections

Ben Watson, Accessible Information Adviser, University of Kent developing approaches to accessible information and technology provision to  empower users.

A buffet lunch and refreshments will be provided. Please advise any special requirements.

to sign up contact

Heather Dawson
Aliss members free. Non-members £20