Conference 2019

This page provides access to the key information around the Mercian Collaboration's 2019 academic libraries conference, held Tuesday 10th September 2019 at the University of Nottingham. The conference's Twitter hashtag was #Mercian19


  • Building Bridges: Collaboration, partnership and community

Delegate Eligibility

Attendance at the Mercian Conference was only open to attendance by library staff from Mercian member organisations, and representatives of Gold level corporate sponsors. Non-Mercian individuals wishing to register should contact Jennifer Brotherton ( to be placed on a waiting list and if the event is under subscribed will be notified after bookings close if any delegate spaces remain available. Non-

Delegate Information

Confirmation: there is no automatic email confirmation once you have booked your delegate space. However, if you wish to confirm your booking, please contact either Jennifer Brotherton ( or Claire Browne ( For general information, please contact the Development Officer. See also note on eligability above.

[1] Online Only: To minimise paper waster, we will not be providing hard copies of the programme. Delegates wanting a reminder of the sessions they are booked onto, should speak to the event reception desk team.

Speaker Information

Sponsor Information

Note, Sponsor representatives who have qualified for attendance, do not need to register as delegates.

Conference News Items