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Our Sponsors for 2017

Find out who sponsored LILAC in 2017.


CILIP, the library and information association is the leading voice for the information, knowledge management and library profession. Develop your skills, build your knowledge and take the next step in your career by becoming a member.

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Eurospan Group is Europe’s leading independent marketing, sales and distribution agency for publishers from North America, Africa and Asia-Pacific. We represent approximately 150 publishers across a broad range of subject areas and celebrated our 50 year anniversary in 2014. One of our longest-standing partnerships is with the American Library Association. Books from the Association are stocked in our UK warehouse and are available to order from all good bookshops and online retailers, by contacting Eurospan’s customer services team directly, or by visiting our online bookstore.


Innovative Libraries


Lapsafe logoLapSafe® Products is the industry’s leading expert in managing mobile computing with a wide range of products. The award-winning Diplomat™ LMS self-service device loan lockers makes device loans easy to manage and allows students to borrow devices at any time. For more information, read some of our latest case studies.


National Library of Wales

The National Library of Wales welcomes thousands of visitors every year to its wonderful building at Aberystwyth and to its growing online home at www.llgc.org.uk.

The Library specializes in collecting material of Welsh and Celtic interest, and is regarded as the foremost research centre in the field. It is also an extremely popular centre for those researching family or local history.

The Library has been adding to its many collections since its establishment in 1907 and with collections ranging from photographs, to film and archive to television programmes, there really is something here for everyone.

Come and visit us in Aberystwyth

Mae Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru yn croesawu miloedd o ymwelwyr yn flynyddol i’w hadeilad hyfryd yn Aberystwyth ac i’w chartref ar-lein ar www.llgc.org.uk
Mae’r Llyfrgell yn arbenigo ar gasglu deunydd o ddiddordeb Cymreig a Cheltaidd, a hi yw’r brif ganolfan ymchwil yn y maes. Mae hefyd yn ganolfan boblogaidd dros ben ymhlith pobl sy’n ymchwilio i hanes teulu a hanes lleol.

Bu’r Llyfrgell yn ychwanegu yn gyson i’w chasgliadau ei sefydlu ym 1907 gyda’r casgliadau yn amrywio o ffotograffau i ffilm ac o archifau i raglenni teledu, mae yma rywbeth i bawb.

Dewch i ymweld â ni yn Aberystwyth


Springshare logoSpringshare is a leading cloud-based software provider now with European hosting facilities. Our librarian-first platform includes:

  • LibGuides, the most popular curation and knowledge-sharing tool for libraries;
  • LibAnswers, an online reference and help-desk platform;
  • LibCal, the complete calendaring & room booking solution for libraries;
  • LibInsight, a single platform to store and analyze all library data;
  • LibWizard, the forms, surveys, quizzes, and tutorial building app;
  • LibCRM, build and maintain relationships with the community;
  • LibStaffer, manage staff schedules and service point staffing.


To find out how your company or organisation could sponsor LILAC, and the benefits sponsorship provides please click here.

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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