Past Event


Tuesday 20th May 12 noon - 4pm, at the European Research Institute at the University of Birmingham (

This workshop examined the issues around providing access for a number of different categories of walk-in user. Speakers will include Sally Curry (Research Information Network), Maureen Wade (LSE / WAM 25 project), Christine Urquhart (University of Wales, Aberystwyth) and Catherine John (JISC's Additional Authorised Users project).

The following PDF document was circulated after the event and outlines several case studies derived from discussion via lis-link mailing lists about the ways different libraries have dealt with the issues surrounding Walk-in Users.

Examples of what some libraries are doing about Walk-In Access

Event programme

12 pm

Registration and lunch

1 pm

Welcome and introduction

1.15 pm

Access for researchers

Sally Curry
1.45 pm

Access for NHS users

Christine Urquhart

2.15 pm


2.30 pm

The WAM 25 Project

Maureen Wade

3 pm

JISC's Additional Authorised Users project

Catherine John

3.30 pm

Q and A session with the speakers

4 pm

Round up & close

This event has already taken place