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. Call for tenders for SCONUL Annual Statistics Review
    SCONUL is seeking a consultant to carry out a research project to develop an approach to gathering baseline statistics on ethnic diversit
  2. 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.
  3. Action Learning Sets for Senior Leaders
    Call to join Action Learning Sets for Senior Leaders.


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


The SCONUL Access Scheme is currently suspended.