Useful links and resources
So now you know what a co-op is, you can learn more by accessing our handy library of links and free resources.
Guide to co-ops
Read our handy guide, which explains in simple terms what a co‑op is (and why they're so great).
Video - What is a co-op?
So what exactly is a co-op? Watch our short animation and share with your friends!
Co-op values and principles posters
Co-ops across the world are based on shared values and principles. These colourful posters are a great reminder.
Co-op welcome pack
So it's your first day at a co-op and there's so much to learn. But what even is a co-op?
More Than a Shop podcast transcripts
Presented by BBC broadcaster Elizabeth Alker, More Than a Shop welcomes guests with something new and radical to say about the big issues of our day and doing business the right way.
Webinar – What Is A Co-op?
Co-ops are found in all sectors of the economy – from high street retailers to community-owned pubs and from fan-owned football clubs to farmer-controlled businesses.
Other co-operative organisations
Co-op News publishes news, stories and features on co-ops in the UK and around the world.
Co-operative College provides co-operative education and training.
The Co-op Party
Co-operative Party is the UK political party of the co-operative movement.
The Co-operative Heritage Trust
Co-operative Heritage Trust: provides information on co-op history, heritage and the Rochdale Pioneers Museum (where modern co-operation began).
International Co-operative Alliance
ICA is the international body representing co-ops worldwide.
Cooperatives Europe is the voice for co-operatives in Europe.