Leading Libraries


An important part of SCONUL’s role is to help build leadership capacity within the sector and to support library leaders in their own leadership development. In 2016 we set up a Leadership Task and Finish Group to deliver on the objectives set out in the SCONUL Strategy 2016-19. On 2 October 2017, the Group published the outcomes of its work, including research, briefing for members and new services.

For an overview of the work and the support on offer to library leaders, please click here.

The resources on offer are tailored for different groups within the SCONUL community

The outputs from the project included the creation of a number of new services. These include

Later in the autumn SCONUL will also be producing a 360o appraisal tool to help SCONUL members ensure their strategic alignment and readiness for change. For more information please contact ann.rossiter@sconul.ac.uk.