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Members' and Librarians' Days

Watch out for upcoming information about other forthcoming Members' and Librarians' Days.

School Librarians' Day 2017 at Heath Educational Books

Venue: Heath Educational Books, Sutton, Surrey

Date: Thursday 5th October 2017           10.00 to 17.30

Attendance fee (including lunch and refreshments): £15.00 + VAT

Target audience: primary and secondary school library staff / Literacy Coordinators


We are really grateful to Heath Educational Books for inviting us to use their fabulous showroom for this Librarians' Day which will include talks from -

Sarah Pavey MSc FCLIP  -  Non-fiction: non-functioning?  This session will consider why Librarians should not abandon their stock to Google and show how they can rekindle interest in non-fiction books despite the many adversities they face.

Richard Heath, Heath Educational Books Managing Director  - What's new in educational publishing?

Bev Humphrey, SLA Digital Web Editor - Where can I find it? A demonstration on the SLA Website


The full morning programme will be followed by lunch and the opportunity to browse and buy in Heaths showroom.  A discount of 30% will be applied to library book orders placed on the day. 

This will also be a great opportunity to network with like-minded colleagues.


Places on this event are strictly limited and you are urged to book early to avoid disappointment



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About Members' and Librarians' Days

SLA Members' and Librarians' Days are held each year, usually at the premises of a Library Stock Supplier. Talks and informal training sessions are provided, with light refreshments, and attendees also have the opportunity to browse and order stock at a discount.