This course has been designed for anyone who is new to running a school library.  It will be delivered by four very experienced Trainers who will each cover a different topic related to school librarianship.


The topics covered throughout the day will be:

Education and School Overview (Alison Tarrant, SLA CEO)

Foundations for the Library (Dawn Woods, SLA Member Development Librarian)

Technical issues, including LMS (Bev Humphrey, Independent Consultant)

Library in Action (Margaret  Pemberton, Independent Consultant)

Measuring Impact (Alison Tarrant, SLA CEO); followed by a Q&A

The event will run from 10.00am until 16.30pm, starting with an optional informal networking session 10am to 10.30pm. Lunch and break times have been scheduled in.  

Delegates on this course will also receive a Continuing CPD Pack to help give them all the support and tools needed to continue their learning journey into school libraries, including some SLA publications and a digital resources pack.

Please note, this event will not be recorded.

Speaker Info

Speaker Name

Bev Humphrey, Margaret Pemberton, Alison Tarrant, Dawn Woods