• Swansea by night

Venue for 2017

Find out more about our host venue, including local information, maps and accommodation suggestions.

Swansea University is a research-led university that has been making a difference since 1920. The University community thrives on exploration and discovery, and offers the right balance of excellent teaching and research, matched by an enviable quality of life.

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Details on our location and how to get to there.

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Accommodation must be booked on an individual basis and the LILAC organisers do not take responsibility for booking accommodation for delegates.

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Useful tourist information for visiting Swansea, including shopping, places of interest, food and drink.

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Some quick and useful info to help you prepare for LILAC, including our twitter account/hashtag and WiFi details for this year’s conference.

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Present @ LILAC

LILAC is great opportunity for our fellow professionals to present their ideas, share best practice and show case new thinking in our sector. If you have an idea then we'd love to hear about it. We have many options for the types of sessions you might run from a symposium to a workshop. Visit our Call for papers page to find out how to apply.

Book your place

Places at this year's conference are likely to be in demand more than ever before. Each year our conference grows increasingly popular and this year promises to be no different. Don't miss out and book your place now for this year's conference.
We look forward to seeing you there!

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22 May

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18 May

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  • Information Literacy Group


  • Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals
  • Journal of Information Literacy

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