Sarah Mears and Miranda McKearney write about their Engaging Libraries project, and share projects running in libraries to mark Empathy Day
Sarah Mears is Library Service Manager for Essex Libraries. She is also a member of the Society of Chief Librarians Executive and leads on the Culture Offer. She was National Chair of the Association of Senior Children and Education Librarians from 2013 to 2016 and also chairs the Young People’s Library Survey Group for CIPFA.
The team from Essex libraries write about the new family space in Chelmsford libraries - they love it, and so do visitors: “My two year old loves it and didn’t want to leave”
Sarah Mears, Library Service Manager, Essex Libraries and Chair of the Young People’s Library Survey Group writes about the recent report which analysed the Young People’s Library Survey from 2014 -2017.