Training and resources for librarians
We provide a range of materials and resources for a variety of training activities. These training materials are available for download free of charge.
- Marketing & Advocacy
- E resource Management
- Information Literacy
- Problem solving: Working Together to Support Research
- Delivering Training
- Network Management
- Fundraising & Proposal Writing
Unless stated otherwise, all of our materials are published under a creative commons licence. For more information on this, see our terms and conditions.
Marketing & Advocacy
Library Marketing and Advocacy toolkit
Published on March 17, 2016
This toolkit was developed for facilitators who deliver training in library marketing and advocacy. This 3 day workshop is designed to prepare participants to develop a strategic approach to marketing the library or advocating for support.
Marketing and promotion of electronic resources
Published on May 27, 2014
This 3 day workshop introduces participants to a range of accessible strategies to actively market and promote their e-resource collections.
E resource Management
Introduction to e-resource management
Published on Nov. 4, 2013
The purpose of the workshop is to develop skills in managing e-resources, and training others in their use.
Monitoring and evaluation of electronic resource use (MEERU)
Published on April 3, 2013
The MEERU workshop provides participants with the skills to collect usage data from their institution to inform the consortium in the selection and renewal of online resource subscriptions. This 3 day workshop is designed for library staff who have already established an electronic resource service.
Developing an information literacy programme
Published on Jan. 21, 2013
This 3 day workshop aims to provide librarians and information workers with methodologies and techniques to develop an information literacy programme for users or for other librarians and information workers in their institutions.
Information literacy into the curriculum
Published on Nov. 6, 2014
This 4 day workshop prepares participants to design an appropriate and relevant information literacy curriculum for their institution.
Information literacy strategy workshop
Published on May 21, 2015
A 3 day workshop to enable participants to develop a strategic approach to developing an Information Literacy programme within their institutions.
Problem solving: Working Together to Support Research
Working Together to Support Research
Published on Oct. 13, 2015
A 2 day workshop to bring together key stakeholders to discuss their relative needs and priorities and identify solutions to obstacles in relation to the local research / information communication cycle.
En Español: Trabajando Juntos para Apoyar la Investigación
Pedagogy skills course
Published on Feb. 3, 2015
This 4 day course is designed to equip trainers with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to deliver learner-centred training.
En Español: Curso de habilidades pedagógicas
Network Management Training Workshop Materials and Resources
Published on Dec. 3, 2014
A series of training workshop materials and accompanying learning resources to help IT staff to develop advanced, effective network management skills, including; network design, network administration and bandwidth management and optimisation.
Systems librarian training workshop
Published on Aug. 29, 2014
This is a 4 day intermediate level workshop to support library staff who have primary responsibility for managing and maintaining library specific digital services.
Fundraising & Proposal Writing
Fundraising and proposal writing workshop
Published on Oct. 13, 2016
The purpose of this 4.5 day workshop is to plan and prepare realistic project proposals for international or national funding