Events, Conferences and Seminars

HLG runs a programme of sessions at each CILIP Conference and in the alternate years runs its own conference.    The Group also runs a series of CPD events each year and provides a list of related activities run by other organisations.

  • Keele University

    HLG Conference 2018

    Photo:  Keele University.

    SAVE THE DATE: CILIP Health Libraries Group Conference 2018

    13-15 June 2018, Keele University

  • HLG and HILJ animated banner

    HLG Conference 2016

    The Conference was held on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th September 2016 in The Scarborough Spa, Scarborough.  The free virtual issue of the Health and Information Libraries Journal (HILJ) "Transforming your service: the right evidence at the right time and place" was compiled to support the HLG 2016 conference.

  • The Conference Dinner


    Photo: The HLG 2016 Conference dinner which was held in Scarborough.

    HLG Conference 2018

    HLG runs its own Conference in alternate years.  Next's year's conference will be held in Keele University from the 13th - 15th June.  See the HLG Conference 2018 page for more details.

  • Parallel Session 4

    Diary of Events

    Photo:  Attendees at a parallel session at the HLG 2016 Conference which was held in Scarborough.

    This listing aims to provide information about meetings, conferences and short courses particularly relevant to health librarians and information professionals in the UK and Ireland. Details are correct at the time of writing, but please check with the event organisers.



  • HLG members at HLG 2016 Conference

    HLG CPD Working Group

    Photo:  Attendees at a parallel session at the HLG 2016 Conference in Scarborough.

    A large part of the Group's work is organising study days for HLG members, but it is also involved in a range of other activities aimed at improving CPD opportunities for our members.


  • Meeting Reports

    Meeting reports will be added here arranged by event.