Celebrating creativity and innovation: announcing the CoLRiC call for nominations for our 2022 awards

Libraries play a critical role in supporting organisational goals and strategies. Our resources and services have demonstrable value and impact helping create and sustain an institution-wide lifelong learning environment. CoLRiC Executive Committee A significant CoLRiC membership benefit is the eligibility to nominate a team or individual for one of our two prestigious annual awards. We […]

Book now – Coping with Covid – free CoLRiC online seminar – Thursday 19th May2022 12 pm to 1.30 pm – a date for your diary

The alarming rise in Covid infections across the UK indicates that this debilitating pandemic is far from over and continues to adversely impact the education sector. The Department for Education’s announcement of changes to Covid safety measures from the 1st of April has left staff struggling to deliver teaching, learning and a high quality student […]

CoLRiC Awards winners 2021

“For over a year, we have all experienced unprecedented challenges and change. Our members have responded in ways that showcase the creativity, flexibility and innovation of our sector. The stories our members shared this year highlight the positive impact our members have on students and colleagues. We thank everyone for sharing their experiences and congratulate […]

Announcing the publication of CoLRiC Impact (2020-21), issue 4, August 2021

The Executive Committee is delighted to announce the publication of the latest issue of our e-newsletter CoLRiC Impact, attached here for your convenience. Editor Helen Sherwood writes: “The theme of this issue is reflection. As one academic year ends, our thoughts inevitably turn to the new academic year. In this issue we turn the clock […]

Announcing the publication of CoLRiC Impact issue 3, May 2021

CoLRiC is delighted to announce the publication of the issue 3, 2021 of our e-newsletter CoLRiC Impact. Editor Helen Sherwood writes: The theme of this issue is teamwork. What does this mean? A simple definition is “the willingness of a group of people to work together to achieve a common aim”. Our contributors have provided […]

Innovation, inspiration, imagination – announcing the CoLRiC call for nominations for our 2021 awards

The CoLRiC Executive Committee is delighted to announce that 2021 nominations are now open for the: CoLRiC Innovative Practice Award Jeff Cooper Inspirational Information Professional of the Year Award A significant CoLRiC membership benefit is the eligibility to nominate a team or individual for these two prestigious annual awards. We are committed to acknowledging and […]

CoLRiC Survey 2020 – Executive Summary

May 26th 2021 – In February 2020 CoLRiC launched a new annual survey for members. It replaced our previous performance indicator survey and was designed to inform operational and strategic planning and reflect considerable change across the Further Education and Sixth Form College sector. It comprised two questionnaires – one for staff and one for […]