2018 Conference - Bookings now open


The Northern Collaboration 2018 Conference

Enterprising Academic Libraries - delivering resources, inclusive practices and innovation for all

Thursday 6th September 2018, Lancaster University George Fox Building

Bookings Now Open


Date:         Thursday 6th September 2018                   

Venue:      George Fox Building Lancaster University


Theme:     Enterprising Academic Libraries - delivering resources, inclusive practices and innovation for all


Opening Keynote Speaker: Alison Hicks, University College London. 

Closing Keynote Speaker: Cheryl Reynolds, University of Huddersfield.


Sponsors: Askews & Holts, Adam Matthew Digital, Browns Books for Students, Chest Agreement, Content Online, Dawson Books, EBSCO, OCLC, Veruscript, ExLibris, NAG and ProQuest. Meet our 2018 sponsors.


Click here to see the conference programme


Read the conference abstracts here - please make a note of the session numbers you would like to attend. Once you have booked your place, you will receive a confirmation email containing a link from which you will choose your parallel sessions.


Awarded places - several awarded places are available for the conference. Find out if you are eligible here


Accommodation - details of hotels and accommoation in the local area can be found here. There is also an opportunity to stay on campus, details can be found here


Networking Evening - the evening before the conference, we will be having a bite to eat and a few drinks at the Toll House Inn. If you think you'd like to come along we'd appreciate it if you could register your interest when filling out the survey in the email that you will receive after booking your conference ticket.


Bookings Now Open


The 2018 Conference Planning team includes:

Maggie Barker, Salford; Theresa Cannon, Teesside; Penny Dunn, Leeds Beckett; Sonia Edwards, Edge Hill; Antonio Garcia-Fernandez, York; Nicola Gregory, Liverpool; Zoe Johnson, Huddersfield; Catherine Murphy, Hull; Hardy Schwamm, Lancaster; Emma Spivey, NC Development Officer; Sam Swanney, Sheffield; Anna Theis, Manchester.

Contact details: If you have any queries, please contact the planning team by emailing: northerncollabconf@gmail.com