CILIPSLG Day Conference

Including AGM

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Tue, 7th Feb 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

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Books by authors speaking at the conference will be available for sale and there will be signing sessions afterwards

9.15 - 9.45 Coffee and registration

9.45 - 9.50 Welcome and housekeeping

9.50-10.30 Supporting public health literacy through school libraries - Carol-Ann Regan and Louise Goswami, Health Education England

10.30-11.00 Copyright for School Librarians - Naomi Korn IP Consultant, Copyright Consultancy Ltd and Chair: LACA (Libraries and Archives Copyright Alliance)

11.00 Break

11.30-12.30 SLG AGM / Nick Poole, Chief Executive CILIP

12.30-1.00 Meet the Author – Patrice Lawrence

Patrice will be talking about her debut novel for YA readers, ‘Orangeboy’, which is shortlisted for the Costa Book Award and giving us a sneak preview of her new book ‘Indigo Donut’ which is published by Hodder Children’s Books in July 2017.

Sponsored by the Hachette Children’s Group

1.00-2.00 Lunch & signing

2.00-2.30 An international perspective on school librarianship: a reflection on the most recent International Association of School Librarians conference -  Rebecca Jones, Librarian, Malvern St. James

2.30-3.00 Autism Friendly Libraries - Sarah Mears, Library Services Manager

Essex Libraries and Chair ASCEL (Association of Senior Children’s & Education Librarians)

3.00-3.30 Meet the Author – Sara Barnard

Sara will be exploring the duty of care in YA fiction and talking about her books ‘Beautiful Broken Things’ and ‘A Quiet Kind of Thunder’

Sponsored by Macmillan Children’s Books

3.30 Signing and tea

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