CILIP’s conversation produces results

Following the ‘conversation’ about the future of CILIP, CILIP Council has approved a new vision and mission for the organisation.


A fair and economically prosperous society is underpinned by literacy, access to information and the transfer of knowledge.

CILIP exists to

Promote and support the people who work to deliver this vision.
Be the leading voice for information, library and knowledge practitioners, working to advocate strongly, provide unity through shared values and develop skills and excellence

The roadmap for change is available here.