The Caval Professional Development Interest Group runs Forums, tours and other events to assist the professional development of staff working in and with academic libraries.
The Customer Services & Collaboration Network runs two Community of Practice events each year, enabling frontline services staff to share ideas and tips in an informal, supportive environment. This page also includes information about past forums run by the Network when it was known as the Reciprocal Borrowing Advisory Group.
The CAVAL Professional Development Interest Group hold forums and events each year for staff of CAVAL's member libraries.
The group also facilitate library study tours, for additional professional sharing and networking.
Find programs and content from past events below.
24th Edition - Updated 03 February 2020
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CAVAL host a range of events each year, including half-day forums, study tours, workshops and the annual CRIG Seminar. Many events are free of charge, and held exclusively for staff of CAVAL's member libraries. Others are open to all.
CAVAL’s next event is the biennial CRIG / PDIG joint forum which is coming to you virtually on Tuesday 25 May, 1.30 – 3.00pm AEST, and Thursday 27 May, 2.00 – 3.00pm AEST.
To view the program and register, click here.
Please check participating libraries websites (links below) in regards to opening hours/closure during the COVID-19 outbreak.
CAVAL suggests checking with the library for details, before you visit since opening hours, registration procedures, and borrowing privileges vary at each.
Please see the Reciprocal Borrowing FAQs for detailed information about the program.