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Chetham’s library tour

Are you free on Saturday 8th August? Join us for a free tour of the oldest public library in the English-speaking world, Chetham’s Library. The library retains its late medieval fittings … Continue reading

June 9, 2015 · 1 Comment


On Saturday, half of team NLPN enjoyed a jaunt to the might Toon to attend Library Camp at Newcastle public library. Spying Durham Cathedral and the Angel of the North … Continue reading

September 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Leeds Library Camp #libcampls – Ffion Bell

Recently I got up extra early on a Saturday, and travelled down to the Leeds Library Camp – it was a very fun day! Arriving in Morley (and thanks to … Continue reading

September 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

School Librarians: Happy Campers!

The NLPN team are happy to bring you details of a future event organised by the wonderfully innovative Darren Flynn, Information Literacy Lead at an Academy in Bradford. School Librarians, … Continue reading

February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Library Camp 2013 #LibCampUK13

A couple of weekends ago myself, Catherine and hundreds of other librarians/information professionals/graduate trainees/library school students etc. assembled at the newly finished Library of Birmingham (the biggest public library in … Continue reading

December 22, 2013 · 1 Comment


At Library Camp Sheffield, I proposed a session based on Sue Lawson’s question at our Autumn Event: ‘Are librarians self-obsessed?’ I hope my write-up of the session doesn’t put words … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · 2 Comments

Library Camp Sheffield

I attended Sheffield’s Library Camp on 2nd February and really enjoyed the day.  It was considerably smaller than the Library Camp in Birmingham and I felt that the atmosphere was … Continue reading

February 11, 2013 · 1 Comment

Birmingham’s Library Camp 2012

The Library Camp was a first in many ways for me; the first event I’ve attended since finishing my MA, my first visit to Birmingham and the first un-conference I … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

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