Inspiring readers


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Wed, 8th Feb 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm


CILIP's International Library & Information Group (CILIP ILIG) extends an open invite to join us at our next informal!

Our speaker:  Ashleigh Brown from Book Aid International (BAI) will talk about their flagship programme which started in 2016 working with public librarians to outreach their local primary schools and help them set up school libraries of their own. The programme will run within five countries in Africa  

If you have problems with this link the full web address for BAI's Inspiring Readers programme is

The event also relates to the following areas of CILIP's Professional Knowledge and Skills Base (PKSB):

2. Knowledge and information management;
3.2 Understanding information seeking behaviour;
7.5 Collection evaluation and information quality;
8.1 Information literacy;
8.2 Reading literacy and Reader Development;
8.4 Writing, numeracy and creativity;
8.5 Frameworks and curricula for education and training;
8.8 Virtual Learning Environments;
11.2 Communicating with stakeholders;
11.3 Community planning and engagement;
11.5 Customer service skills.

CILIP ILIG Informals are not lectures; they are informal, but informative, early evening meetings with a short talk on a theme of international interest plus plenty of time for questions and networking. They are open to all.

Light refreshments are served which is why we ask you to let CILIP ILIG know you are coming by booking online using the Book now button.


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