What is your role? I am the School Library Representative When did you join and why? I joined the committee because I am passionate about Information Literacy skills – it’s as simple as that! I believe that it is vital that pupils from Year R, in Reception through to Year 13, in the Sixth Form, benefit from Information Skills training […]



What is your role on the committee? I am the Public Library Representative. When did you join and why? I joined in December 2014 so I am very new to the role. I joined because I have always had an interest in Information Literacy and I am lucky enough that it is now the main part of my job. It […]



What is your role on the committee? I am the LILAC Conference Officer and so I’m Chair of the LILAC Committee. When did you join and why? Information Literacy has always been my thing and I’d been the Sponsorship Officer on the LILAC committee since 2009. Being a part of LILAC meant that I was obviously very aware of the […]



What is your role on the committee? I’m the editor of the group’s open access journal, the Journal of Information Literacy. When did you join and why? I’ve been a member of ILG since 2004 when the group was formed. I was originally the LILAC conference officer and ran LlLAC for the first 8 years with a lot of help from […]



What is your role I am the ILG Membership Secretary When did you join and why I joined in summer 2013.  I put myself forward as I wanted to keep my knowledge of information literacy up to date, and to be able to learn from a group of inspiring colleagues. I believe passionately in the importance of information literacy and […]



What is your role on the committee? I’m the Deputy Chair of the ILG. When did you join and why? I joined the ILG when it was first established as a sub-group of the Community Services Special Interest Group in 2004. My role at Cardiff University included information literacy development and so I was keen to get involved in the […]



What is your role on Committee? I am the sector rep for Further Education. When did you join and why? I joined the committee in summer 2013. I have been interested in information literacy for many years, firstly as subject librarian and then as a service manager. I was already a member of the CoLRic committee when I became FE […]



What is your role on the committee? I’m the Treasurer of the ILG. When did you join and why? I joined ILG as Treasurer in January 2012. I’ve been a manager of Manchester Metropolitan University’s (MMU) InfoSkills (IL) programme for a number of years and I’d spoken at several conferences (including LILAC) on what we were doing in IL at the […]



What is your role on the committee? I’m the Secretary of the ILG. When did you join and why? I was elected as Secretary in summer 2013. I’ve been interested in Information Literacy since starting my second professional post as a subject librarian (I was “weekend librarian” previously) and suddenly found the teaching of information skills a central part of […]



This is the first of the CILIP Information Literacy Group‘s “meet the committee” posts.  First up is Nancy Graham. What is your role on the committee? I’m the Chair of the ILG. When did you join and why? I was elected as Chair in summer 2013 and the reason I put myself forward is that I’ve been interested in Information […]