Publication of the BIC Library Web Services Implementation Guide

We are delighted to announce the publication of the BIC Library Web Services Implementation Guide (Version 0.9), which supports implementation of the initial suite of BIC Library Web Services standard Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) that were recently released for pilot…

#NAGcd10 Follow Up

Thank you to everyone who attended #NAGcd10 “Streamlining and Futureproofing your Collection.” It was great to see over 90 people at The Studio in Birmingham taking part in the day. All the slides are available via the Glisser interface at:…

NAG Public Libraries Project of the Year Grant Launched!

NAG are pleased to launch their new Public Libraries Project of the Year Grant.   This new grant aims to enable public libraries to take forward an innovative project, which may have already had a pilot phase, and develop it further. …

NAG Public Library Project of the Year Grant

Coming soon: a new grant from NAG to enable projects in public libraries. This new grant aims to enable public libraries to take forward an innovative project, which may have already had a pilot phase, and develop it further. One…

Jisc helps the higher education sector save almost half a million, thanks to affordable digital archive collections

The digital archival collections group purchasing pilot by Jisc is now a fully-fledged scheme thanks to the success of two pilots that saved participating universities a total of £458,000. Under the scheme, Jisc Collections works in collaboration with nine publishers…

New issue of Taking Stock now available!

The new issue of our journal ‘Taking Stock’ is now available to NAG members via the website here. Articles include: The Ninth Collection Development Seminar for Academic Libraries /  Anthony Sinnott Mission Impossible!  Setting up a branch library in Dubai…