Organisation: Dundee and Angus College Project Title: FE Standards Research Project Aim: To research current FE landscapes, roles and responsibilities …
The Innovation and Development Fund (IDF) was introduced to offer Scottish library services support for creative service development and to encourage experimental approaches to service delivery.
Please note that applications may only be submitted by SLIC members, excluding public library services eligible for Public Library Improvement Fund awards. Non-members and public libraries may, however, participate in joint bids led by an appropriate SLIC member.
In 2016/17, a total fund of £25,000 is available for innovative projects that support SLIC’s four strategic objectives: Advocacy, Standards, Innovation and Partnership.
Applications to the IDF Fund are currently closed.
|Tuesday 22nd November 2016||Bids Open|
|Friday 27th January 2017||Closing Date for applications|
|February 2017||Board evaluation / discussion|
|4th week of March 2017||Confirmation sent to successful bids|
|5th week of March 2017||Acceptance letters to be returned to SLIC|
|1st week of April 2017||70% of funds transferred|
|29th September 2017||Interim Reports due|
|4th November 2017||Project Showcase at SLIC AGM|
|By second week of Nov 2017||30% of funds transferred|
|31st March 2018||Projects to be completed|
|First Friday in May 2018||Final Report and financial records to SLIC|
You can access the list of the successful recipients for 2015/16 and previous years below.
Listed below you will find awards, resources and reports about the Innovation and Development Fund.
Organisation: City of Glasgow College Project Title: ULib2: investigating resource discovery tools within a library environment Project Aim: This proj …
Scottish Government Innovation and Development Fund Final Report Form InstitutionProject TitleProject Manager Contact DetailsName* First Last Email* E …
This form allows successful applicants to submit an interim project report directly to SLIC. Innovation and Development Fund Interim Report Form Insti …
Scottish Government Innovation and Development Fund Application Form A Project TitleWhat is the title of your project?B Applicant DetailsWhat is the n …
Organisation:Dundee & Angus College Project Title: Learning Lab Project Aim: To develop an innovative Learning Lab to allow users to create techno …
The Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) are pleased to announce Board approval for four proposals submitted under the Innovation and Devel …
Portable Access Device and Development Initiative – final project report from Dundee College and JISC RSC Scotland North & East.
A study to give a snapshot of the usage of instant messaging tools for virtual reference services in UK academic libraries. Also to give information o …
To train staff to use web 2.0 technologies to allow them to develop a stronger web presence. Awarded: GBP 8400.
Submit your application to the 2016/17 IDF Fund via the website.
Submit interim report
Successful applicants for this fund can submit interim project reports via the website.
Submit final report
Successful applicants for this fund can submit final project reports via the website.