Programme 2017-18

Cambridge Library Group events 2017-18

Our events for the 2017-18 season (running from September-September) are listed below.  Unless otherwise stated, all events start at 5.30pm for refreshments to start at 6pm. All events are free to members and £3 for non-members unless otherwise stated.

13 September:    Visit to Wilson's Bookbinders
                               An exclusive tour of J.S. Wilson's bookbindery. Limited places.
                             Unit 17 Ronald Rolph Court, Wadloes Road, CB5 8PX

18 October:       'Not born in the USA': a talk by John Wagstaff (plus AGM)
                             John, Librarian at Christ's College, takes us on a career journey
                             to the USA and back again.
                             Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library

15 November:    Visit to the Pendlebury Library of Music
                              A tour of the Music Faculty Library collections at the University of
                              Cambridge.
                              Faculty of Music, West Road, Cambridge

December:         CLG Christmas meal
                              Lots of festive fun at our annual Christmas dinner. Date TBC.

5 January:          CLG Twelfth Night party
                              Wine, nibbles and lovely company to ease us into 2018.
                               Members only.
                               Cambridge University Press bookshop, 6-7.30pm

6 February:        A visit to the Wren Library, Trinity College
                              An exclusive tour of the beautiful Wren Library and its collections.
                              Wren Library, Trinity College

14 March:         'A Librarian abroad': a talk by Michael Young
                             Librarian Michael Young discusses his work with the British Council,
                             visiting libraries in Africa in the 1970s.
                             Faculty of Law, Sigdwick Site, University of Cambridge
            
25 April:            The University Library Research Collections
                               Mark Purcell, Head of Research Collections at Cambridge University
                               Library explores the University's world-class collections.
                               Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library
                           

3 May:               Visit to Cambridge University's Medical Library
                             Head Librarian Isla Kuhn offers a tour of the newly refurbished Medical
                             Library at Addenbrooke's Hospital.
                             Medical Library, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road

June                  Open Access in the 21st century
                            A talk by Danny Kingsley, Head of Scholarly Communications at
                            Cambridge University. Date TBC.
                            Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library

5 July                The world of ebooks
                           Ebooks expert Jayne Kelly discusses current issues in ebooks managment
                           Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library 
                              

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