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As of January 2013, SLAINTE will no longer be updated and this website will be an archive of joint SLIC and CILIPS initiatives. For current information about the individual organisations, please go directly to the SLIC and CILIPS websites.

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SLAINTE website receives approximately 300,000 hits every month. SLAINTE welcomes content of interest to Scottish librarians and information workers, including events and news items. Editorial control is reserved by SLAINTE, information may be reformatted, omitted, or subject to amendment. Please provide adequate covering information.

News items

If you want to share information and news regarding any aspect of information work, use our simple online form. You can also submit related documents and images by attaching them to the form.


Notification of library and information events in Scotland can be made via the notify event online form.


Documents should be in one of the following formats, listed in our preferred order:


We welcome notification of corrections to erroneous or misleading informationm e:

Sending information

Electronic documents and graphics files can be sent using the following methods:

You must contact SLAINTE in advance if you require originals to be returned.

Please provide adequate covering information. Material received by post without a covering note or letter may not be considered.


Images should be of a high quality.

Graphic files should be supplied in GIF, PNG, or JPEG formats.

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Send comments, suggestions and queries about SLAINTE to Gillian Hanlon. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland License 08-Jan-2013