We’re pleased to announce that bookings are now open for our first event of the year, FIL Online February 2023, which will take place on Wednesday 8th February 2023.  We have a packed programme of talks for Interlending professionals and I’m sure there’ll be something for everyone.

Book your place here.


Time Topic Speaker
10.30 – 10.35 Chair’s welcome Amanda Foster
10.35 – 10.55 ILL at the University of Liège François Renaville  (Uni of Liège)
10.55 – 11.15 Advice for ILL across the EU border Matt Voigts (IFLA)
11.25 – 11.45 ILL and Copyright Kate Vasili  (Middlesex University)
11.45 – 12.15 Open Access: changes in publishing Leah Maughan (Northumbria University)
12.15 – 12.45 Lunch Break
12.45 – 13.25 OCLC update: Exceed your library users’ expectations with fast interlibrary loan Gemma Burke (OCLC)
13.25 – 13.40 NHS ILL and SWIRLs Stella Scott (Hants healthcare library)
13.50 – 14.00 BL updates Jo Cox (British Library)
14.00 – 14.35 Adventures in E-book lending: Challenges and Opportunities for Implementation Marc Hoffeditz (Tufts University)
14.35 -15.05 Licensing and the Interlibrary Lending of Ebooks: Opening Doors at the University of Connecticut Library Michael Rodriguez, Erika McNeil, Stan Huzarewicz (University of Connecticut)
15.05- 15.15 Discussion around the Covid spreadsheet and closing Amanda Foster


The event will be hosted on Zoom and run from 10:30 – 15:15 and there should be plenty of places for all. Instructions and the link to join the event will be sent to registered attendees a couple of days before the event.


FIL members – FREE

Non-Members: £40

Booking closes on Friday 3rd February 2023 so don’t delay, book your place TODAY! After booking your confirmation will appear on the screen, but if you have any questions then please email us at: fil.committee@gmail.com.