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Bursary places for CILIP ILG event: Anti-Racist Pedagogy and Decolonising: an Information Literacy perspective

Date: Thursday 23rd June, 10am-4pm Location: University of Warwick Library, Coventry Tickets are now available for the Information Literacy Group’s forthcoming event: Anti-Racist Pedagogy and Decolonising: an Information Literacy perspective (see the Eventbrite page for this event for full event details and standard booking information). The CILIP Information Literacy Group is offering bursaries for this event: …

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Anti-Racist Pedagogy and Decolonising: an Information Literacy perspective

The CILIP Information Literacy Group is hosting a one day event exploring the role information literacy can play to support decolonisation of the library. This event is aimed at information literacy practitioners and library staff interested in anti-racist teaching, decolonisation and EDI activities and initiatives. Through presentations and discussion we will look at how information …

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IFLA IL webinar – call for proposals

Information Literacy Section Call for Proposals: “Engaging library professionals in research and practice about critical pedagogy and social justice in librarianship” The IFLA Information Literacy Section invites interested professionals to submit proposals for papers to be presented during a 90-minute webinar in mid-June, before IFLA WLIC 2022. “Social justice design has much to offer to …

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CILIP CONFERENCE + EXPO 2022 – Apply for a bursary with ILG

The CILIP Conference + Expo (7-8 July, Liverpool) is one of the largest and most eagerly anticipated events in the library and information sector and we can offer one full delegate place with one night’s accommodation as a bursary place. For the first time in three years, the event will be in person, and will …

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Combatting disinformation – the war in Ukraine

CILIP and the Media and Information Literacy Alliance have pulled together a guide and a short list of resources to help address the issue around disinformation and ‘fake news’ around the Russian invasion of Ukraine. This is available here on the CILIP website. The guide incorporates a useful and succinct infographic, reproduced and downloadable below, with …

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Academic Libraries North Conference 2022: Call for Papers

This post was originally an email sent to the lis-infoliteracy Jiscmail list from the Academic Libraries North 2022 Conference Committee. The Services & Workflows subtheme welcomes, among others, submissions which acknowledge and recognise achievements and challenges in inclusive approaches to information literacy teaching. Academic Libraries North Conference 2022: Call for Papers The time is now: …

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Guest post: Creating an information literacy teaching framework

Emma Burnett, an Information Consultant at Royal Holloway, University of London, and a member of the CILIP Information Literacy Group’s Comms team, has shared a post (with permission) that was originally published on the CLA HE blog in October 2021. In this post, Emma talks about how the Royal Holloway’s Academic Liaison team created an …

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Copy editor vacancy at the Journal of Information Literacy

The Journal of Information Literacy (JIL), the peer-reviewed open access journal published by the CILIP Information Literacy Group, is looking to appoint a new copy editor to join our team of copy editors. The role is voluntary but very rewarding, working with a friendly, enthusiastic team. “Copyediting for the Journal of Information Literacy offers the opportunity to …

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ILG Sub-Committee for New Professionals – Introducing Antonis Sideras

Continuing with our series welcoming the new members of the ILG Sub-Committee for New Professionals, we’d like to introduce Antonis Sideras. The purpose of this group is to bring together new library professionals and contribute towards the work of the Information Literacy Group. What is your role in the committee? I a new member of …

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