Seminar sponsorship – a new NAG opportunity!

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…

Proposed NAG servicing standards for academic libraries

On the back of the success of the NAG Servicing Guidelines: Best Practice for Public Libraries, NAG have instigated work on a similar set of standards for Academic Libraries. We are embarking on the collaborative process with a representative group…

Glasstree Academic Publishing launches new platform

Glasstree Academic Publishing launches revolutionary publishing platform for Academics, Libraries and Learned Societies After more than twelve months of author consultation and intense development Glasstree Academic Publishing launches its revolutionary global online self-publishing platform this month. Welcomed by academics, educational institutions…

Policy Press Newsletter

Are you a librarian? Policy Press, a not-for-profit social science publisher based at the University of Bristol, is keen to develop closer ties with you to understand better the decisions you make around purchasing and to keep you better informed about their publications…

#NAG16 – Glasgow – 14-15th September 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…

NAG Award for Excellence – sponsored by Nielsen Book – 2016 winner announced

NAG makes an annual award designed to promote excellence, original thinking and innovation by a library or individual within the field of Acquisitions. The NAG excellence award is in its sixth year and is awarded at NAG annual conference. The…

Servicing Guidelines for Public Libraries – Updated

An update to the NAG Servicing Guidelines for Public Libraries was launched at #NAG16 today.  These have been revised and updated to bring them into line with current practice and we hope they will be useful throughout the sector for…

A Librarian’s Guide to RFID Procurement – Updated!

Mick Fortune’s Librarian’s Guide to RFID Procurement has been updated as part of a joint commission with BIC and is available to download from the Publications page of the NAG website. Mick will also be attending day one of #NAG16…

Forthcoming BIC Training Courses

Forthcoming BIC Training Courses Shipping Explained 3 August 2016, Felixstowe https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bics-shipping-explained-training-course-tickets-25788695683 Pre-Press for Publishing 10 August 2016, London https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bics-pre-press-for-publishing-training-course-tickets-25905481994 Digital Book Production Explained 19 August 2016, Chippenham, Wiltshire https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bics-digital-book-production-explained-training-course-tickets-25902643504 eBook Creation: Advanced & Practical 13 September 2016, London https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ebook-creation-advanced-practical-training-course-tickets-24022352503 A…