Conference / library / Manchester

CILIP’s Umbrella Conference 2013

Bringing the information world together
Discover. Connect. Achieve.

Manchester | 2-3 July 2013

Call for Papers now open

The Call for Papers is now open for the country’s leading library and information conference:  Umbrella 2013. The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) Umbrella Conference regularly attracts up to 600 delegates from across the library and information world to meet, learn, debate and be inspired.

Proposals for presentation are invited from within and outside of the profession on the four main themes for this year’s conference:
• Future Skills and Future Roles; What will society need from our profession?
• Information to best support society: Information and digital literacy in education, work, health and leisure
• Beyond Information Matters: Pushing the frontiers of Knowledge and Information Management
• Partnerships for progress: Community engagement reaching our communities at organisational, local, regional, national and international levels

The closing date for entries is Friday 30 November 2012. For more information visit the website 

Please feel free to circulate this Call for Papers to your colleagues and professional networks.


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