Our Next Events

BIC Training on EDI

Posted on September 7, 2018
Earlier this year, Book Industry Communication (BIC) ran some EDI training for libraries that was oversubscribed and very well received. BIC is a independent organisation that promotes all kinds of supply chain efficiencies and standards – for more information on… View event →

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#NAGcd9: programme details and booking

Posted on September 7, 2018
Booking is now open for Practical Solutions to Impossible Problems here. The event is taking place on Wednesday 7th November at The Studio in Leeds. Our speakers include: Eric Jackson (Leeds Beckett University), “Thinking outside the (Process) Box: Adopting NAG… View event →

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Practical Solutions to Impossible Problems: #NAGcd9

Posted on August 2, 2018
7th November 2018, The Studio, Leeds Libraries and Librarians are beset, on all sides, by a range of problems that profoundly affect the ways in which we can deliver services. Economical, political, logistical, legal, and sometimes even philosophical considerations impact… View event →

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Public Libraries Forum: Stock Selection for Public Libraries

Posted on August 2, 2018
Stock Selection for Public Libraries – what do future models look like? 8th November, The Studio, Leeds Stock Selection differs radically around the country; for NAG public libraries forum we will be sharing ideas and best practice from around the… View event →

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NAG Upcoming Events

Posted on August 1, 2018
For 2018, NAG has moved towards single day seminars and forum events rather than residential conferences.  Everyone is welcome at any of the events, regardless of sector, as we recognise the huge opportunities to learn from each other which NAG… View event →



Past Events

Record breaking numbers at #NAGcd8

Posted on May 28, 2018
Thank you to everyone who attended our Eighth NAG Collection Development Seminar – all 116 of you!  This was our highest ever number at a seminar and proves the popularity of both the format and the topics.  The feedback so… View event →

NAG joins YouTube!

Posted on December 11, 2017
This year at #NAG17 we trialed filming two of the papers and here are the results! Firstly we have Karen Colbron from JISC talking about National Monograph Solutions: Secondly, here is Andy Ryan talking about her Cityread project: Filming was… View event →

#NAG17 roundup

Posted on November 8, 2017
Over 80 delegates attended #NAG17 and enjoyed ten papers and four workshops from our excellent speakers. Special thanks must go to David Clover (UEL) for stepping in to fill a workshop paper at the last minute and Robin Armstrong Viner… View event →

Workshops and Papers at #NAG17

Posted on October 16, 2017
#NAG17 6-7th November, Hilton Hotel, Leeds Just a few weeks to go until #NAG17! Over seventy of you have already booked but we still have space for a few more. We know that budgets are tight everywhere, so here is… View event →

Full Programme for #NAG17

Posted on September 11, 2017
The full programme for #NAG17 is now available here.  We hope it provides a good balance of public and academic library interest along with four workshops to choose from on both days. The option of half price places for NAG… View event →

Free and Reduced Price #NAG17 Conference Places!

Posted on June 20, 2017
Work in public libraries?  Or are you a student? NAG are offering some half price places to those working in public libraries who would be otherwise unable to attend #NAG17 this November in Leeds.  We recognise that training budgets have… View event →

7th Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries: “Operational Excellence”

Posted on May 22, 2017
“Operational Excellence” 7th Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries Wednesday 17th May 2017, Birmingham, The Studio The theme of the 7th Collection Development seminar was “Operational Excellence”, which is all about tackling inefficient and wasteful processes in order to deliver… View event →

Seminar sponsorship – a new NAG opportunity!

Posted on December 6, 2016
For 2017, in response to requests from publishers and suppliers, NAG has decided to make sponsorship opportunities available for our 7th Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries in Birmingham on 17th May 2017.  The Seminar is always popular so it… View event →

#NAG16 – Glasgow – 14-15th September 2016

Posted on October 3, 2016
#NAG16 This year’s Conference was held for the first time at the Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow, right next to Glasgow Central Station and the dates were Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th September 2016. This year’s theme was “Public and… View event →

Sixth Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries, Birmingham, May 2016

Posted on February 8, 2016
‘Negotiating the future: Collection Development through working with others’ The Studio, Birmingham, Wednesday 18th May 2016 #NAGCd6 The sixth NAG Collection Development seminar for academic libraries took place on Wednesday 18th May at the Studio in Birmingham and from the… View event →