Frequently asked questions

What is Fellowship of CILIP?

Fellowship is the highest professional qualification awarded by the Chartered Institute and is evidence that you have achieved a high personal standard of performance and impact on the profession.

How can I join in #LibraryStaffLoveLearning discussion?

Any of the discussion you can see on this discussion page apart from paid members only are open for you to join in as you wish. You just need to sign up to become a free member to comment. I have paid members only pages that you need to pay a subscription in order to access. Please check out membership questions to find out how to join in.

I don't work in a school library, can I still join in #LibraryStaffLoveLearning discussions?

Everyone is welcome! We love to hear others perspectives as it helps us learn and grow.

Do you run online and face to face training sessions?

Yes. I cover all aspects of running a school library from collection management to student and teacher engagement. I am happy to do an hour training session or run whole school inset days. Every school is different and all sessions are built around the needs of the individuals. Please email me for more information or fill in my contact form.

How can I borrow a book through the SLA?

All the books that I select will be available from the SLA CPD library. If you are an SLA member you can borrow 4 CPD titles from their CPD library a year per membership for a small additional fee. For more information click here

What is FOSIL?

The FOSIL cycle Framework Of Skills for Inquiry Learning. Click here to find out more...

What is IFLA?

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. Find out more here

How can I respond to another persons comment on #LibraryStaffLoveLearning?

To respond you just need to add their name to your reply e.g. @elizabeth This would notify the person that you had responded.

What is Moodle Training?

Moodle is a platform to access online training. On my Moodle training courses you will find videos and activies created by me. Here is a blog to explain more.

What does your membership include?

6 webinars a year with online discussion group and forum Recordings of all #LSLLTS Twitter Spaces Chats and discussion forum (6 per term) One live Q & A per year. All webinars and #LSLLTS recordings will be archived to be accessible to all members. For more information about yearly and monthly memberships please check here. If you have any questions please just ask

When can I join your membership?

This is a closed membership and will only be open to join before every new term. Please watch out on social media or on this website for information about the next time it will be open.