SCONUL and Covid-19

SCONUL is working closely with members to provide support through the current crisis. This includes:

  • Hosting webinars for members to discuss responses to the crisis and facilitating information and best practice sharing across the community
  • Sharing resources for SCONUL members dealing with Covid-19
  • Advocacy on behalf of libraries and their role in supporting users and staff 
  • Continuing to run our services wherever possible. Members contacting us have their enquiries dealt with in the usual way.


  1. Open Letter to the Publishers Association
    SCONUL and RLUK have sent a letter to the PA to look again at the support that they can provide during this extended period of lockdown.
  2. Action Learning Sets for Senior Leaders
    Call to join Action Learning Sets for Senior Leaders.
  3. SCONUL BAME Open Forum, 9 February
    The first meeting is being held 2-4pm on Tuesday 9th February and is open to all BAME staff working at SCONUL member institutions..


Calendar of events for HE library directors in the UK, Ireland, and abroad.


The SCONUL Access Scheme is currently suspended.