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University College Birmingham

Friday 22 June 2018

CoLRiC Anniversary Conference
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CoLRiC 25th anniversary conference - Friday 22nd June 2018

Friday 22 June 2018

Friday 22nd June 2018, 9.30 am to 6 pm CoLRiC, the Council for Learning Resources in Colleges, is pleased to announce its 25th anniversary conference The Road Travelled: Surviving and Flourishing 25 years on - to be held at University College Birmingham on Friday 22nd June 2018, 9.30 am to 6 pm. Conference topics: We're delighted to announce that our keynote speaker is Nick Poole, CEO of CILIP. The day will also feature awards ceremonies/presentations and a choice of breakout sessions/workshops on a range of topics including: Supporting literacy in a library context Supporting numeracy in a library context The Trailblazer Project ñ a new framework and associated qualification aimed at para-professionals CILIP Information Literacy Groupís new definition for Information Literacy JISC ñ an update on the Staff Digital Capability pilot The transition from FE to HE The importance of learning resource centres and library services in FE The day will conclude with a drinks and canap's reception giving you the opportunity to network with colleagues from across country. Speakers include: Nick Poole, CEO of CILIP Genevieve Clarke from the Reading Agency Jonathan Longstaffe, ex North West Regional Maths Advisor and mathematics consultant Luke Stevens-Burt, CILIP Assistant Director, Member Services Jackie Chelin, Deputy Director of Library Services, University of the West of England Andrew Walsh, Academic Librarian for Education and Professional Development, University of Huddersfield Adam Fields, Widening Participation Assistant, Oxford Brookes University Pat Brennan-Barratt, Principal, Northampton College Jeff Cooper, CoLRiC founder Who should attend? The Council for Learning Resources in Colleges (CoLRiC) is an independent organisation working with library and learning resources centre managers in further education, sixth form colleges and the HE in FE sector to enhance and maintain excellence in their services. The day will be of interest not only to CoLRiC members, but all library and information professionals with a commitment to high quality learning resources and an interest in trends and developments impacting on the education sector. Cost: £95 for CoLRiC members £125 for CoLRiC non-members To book online, go to: Credit and debit cards are accepted, and there is an option to request an invoice. If you have an queries please email the CoLRiC admin team at: Membership of CoLRiC is open to any further education or sixth form college in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland. Please visit our web site for further information. Val Skelton and Gary Horrocks CoLRiC Administrators Post: 83 Ducie Street, Manchester M1 2JQ email: Tel: +44(0) 7505 434069 Fax: +44(0) 2031 371546 Web:
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Mind the Gap

Friday 17 June 2016

CoLRiC event Northampton
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CoLRiC event: Birmingham

Friday 19 June 2015

The Edge
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