Announcing publication of Libraries Deliver: Ambition for Public Libraries in England 2016-2021
Why you won't hear or read anything from us over the next couple of weeks.
Mari Pearce of Cumbria Libraries writes about their Arts Council England funded project
Dr Jenny Peachey writes about the research and her report published by Carnegie UK Trust
Lena Smith writes about the Pen to Print programme, run by Barking and Dagenham libraries.
Brian Ashley writes about the different ways Arts Council funding is made available
The Taskforce visited Worcester for its recent meeting.
Arts Council England project which aims to unlock the creative potential of everyone.
Final reflections from the Taskforce sector forums.
The 7th and final post which reports the outputs of workshops run during the recent sector forums. This focuses on the workshops led by members of SCL looking at the development of the public libraries skills strategy.
Kathy reports on recent workshops which mapped existing research, identified what else was needed, and started to prioritise next steps. Includes links to surveys where you can share your ideas.