The Sconul Collaboration Strategy Group have developed a toolkit for library collaboration “to aid the selection and development of efficient and effective shared services within and beyond the HE library sector”.  The toolkit has been authored by Richard Parsons, University …

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Copyright Challenges: Understanding the recent legislative changes and how to use them effectively Earlier this year, the SCONUL ACCSG Copyright Sub-Group conducted a survey on copyright training needs.  As a result of the responses four courses have been planned to …

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WHELF recently carried out a survey to audit library reciprocal access schemes in Wales. The survey was run as part of Strategic Aim 1 of the WHELF Action Plan: Student Experience to assess whether WHELF was meeting its objective to …

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The SCONUL Executive Board has approved a new structure for the SCONUL staff, and advertisements for two new posts are now available – a Head of Policy and Member Engagement and a part-time Events Assistant. The Society of College, National …

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Congratulations to Sue Hodges, University Librarian at Bangor and Chair of the WHELF Business Group. Sue has accepted co-option to SCONUL’s Executive Board.

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A UK-wide digital library for British higher education is in reach, says Ann Rossiter (SCONUL), if we can sort the licensing out. The UK’s status as a world leader in research depends on its institutions having the best possible access …

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The Society of College, National and University Libraries (SCONUL) is delighted to announce the appointment of Ann Rossiter as Executive Director from 13 September. Ann has considerable experience in policy development and public communications. Her most recent role was as …

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With thanks to Chris West of Swansea University who organised it, SCONUL have announced the posting of the 2010 Top Concerns Survey on their website at http://www.sconul.ac.uk/members/topconcerns/report2010.pdf

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