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Weekend Course 2017

Lightbulb Moments LogoThe 2017 SLA weekend course – Lightbulb Moments: Powered by Librarians  – in conjunction with CILIP YLG, was held over three days on 23–25 June 2017 at the Majestic Hotel in Harrogate, Yorkshire.

The course celebrated the 80th anniversary of both the SLA and the CILIP Carnegie Medal, both established in 1937.

Themes included self-esteem, mental health and reading; book awards and controversial books; visual literacy; e-resources; information literacy and practical reading promotions.

Special events included a talk by Chris Riddell, Children’s Laureate, and a Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Celebration Gala Dinner.

Weekend Course Programme 2017

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Sponsored by Micro Librarian Systems (MLS).


Presentations by guest speakers