Past Events

The following is a list of events organised by the Collaboration. Where possible, presentations,reports and any other materials related to the events are made available here.

If you have a report, blog or write up of a Mercian Collaboration event you’d be prepared to share with us, please get in touch.

Events List

Date Location Description
Conference Speaker Briefing (2) Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 15:00 Online event (Zoom)

A row of people

Copyright Group Meeting (May '22) Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 10:00 to 11:00 Online meeting

A sunset

Conference Group Meeting (May '22) Friday, May 13, 2022 - 10:00 to 11:30 Online meeting

A laptop on a desk hosting an online meeting

Conference Speaker Briefing Event (1) Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 10:00 to 11:00 Online Event (Zoom)

A row of people

Marketing & Communications Group Meeting (May '22) Friday, May 6, 2022 - 14:00 to 15:30 Online meeting

A network of people

Inter Library Loan Services and Digitisation Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 14:00 to 15:30 Online event

A book laying on the floor of a library

All The Same, But Different (Nottingham) '22 Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 10:00 to 12:30 Online

University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham:  Delivering library services in a post-covid environment

Metadata Group AGM 2022 Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 11:00 to 14:30 University Library, Aston University, Aston Street, Birmingham, B4 7ET

Card index file box

Building on the Wins: Positive changes and lessons learned Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 10:00 to 12:00 Online event

A person jumping into the air

Deputies & Senior Staff Meeting (Apr '22 meeting) Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 14:00 to 16:00 Online meeting

A sun setting in the sky

Mercian Disability Forum (Apr '22 meeting) Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 11:00 to 13:00 Online meeting

Two people with megaphones for heads

Staff Development Group (March '22 Meeting) Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 14:00 to 16:00 Online Meeting

Laptop on a desk hosting a web conference meeting

Directors Board (March '22) Tuesday, March 22, 2022 - 10:00 to 12:00 Online meeting

The next meeting of the Mercian Collaboration’s Directors Board will be hosted online Tue 22th March 2022.

Marketing & Communications Group Meeting (March '22) Monday, March 21, 2022 - 15:00 to 16:00 Online meeting

Sunlight behind a cloud

Conference Group Meeting (March '22) Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 09:30 to 11:00 Online

Laptop on a desk with an online meeting between various people on screen

Recruiting Online and Being Recruited Online Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 13:00 to 14:30 Online Event

A Line of Candidates for a Job

Steering Group Meeting (Feb '22) Friday, February 11, 2022 - 14:00 to 16:00 Online meeting

A laptop on a desk displaying a number of people in a web meeting

Collaborative Partnerships Thursday, December 9, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:00 Online event

Coventry University Library

Collaborative Partnerships: What are they? How can we support them? And why should we?

Implementing a new Library Management System (LMS) Tuesday, December 7, 2021 - 14:00 to 16:00 Online Event

Clockwork and cogs

An event hosted on behalf of the Mercian Staff Development (MSDG) Group.

Steering Group Meeting (Nov '21) Friday, November 26, 2021 - 15:00 to 17:00 Online meeting

Laptop on a table showing on online meeting

Mercian Disability Forum (Nov '21 meeting) Friday, November 26, 2021 - 11:00 to 13:00 Online Meeting

Laptop sitting on a desk next to a vase of flowers

Making Use of MarcEdit Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 10:00 to 16:00 Online event

A laptop on a table displaying a web conference meeting

Deputies & Senior Staff Meeting (Nov '21 meeting) Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 14:00 to 16:00 Online meeting

Rays of sunshine emerging from behind a cloud

Social Media Platforms for Customer Engagement Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:00 Online event

 

People magnified with a glass

Library Data: What are we collecting and why? Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:00 Online event

All Libraries collect some data on the services they provide whether it’s information for the SCONUL statistics or local service monitoring. However, what data we collect, what we do with it, and how that relates to service improvement and decision making, isn’t always fully formed.