Elli Panagopoulos who worked on the redesign of Stanmore Library in 2015, a project which drew on user-led research and tools to explore new and improved uses of the library with both existing users and non-users of the library.
The third in a series which collates and shares the content of workshops given during the recent Libraries Deliver: Ambition sector forums. David Lindley and Gemma John share their thoughts and experience of library design.
A record of the recent Libraries Taskforce meeting, which included a presentation about libraries in Redbridge, how libraries contribute to the prosperity Outcome, and a note about the launch of the BIPC Northamptonshire the following day.
Vicky Sargent writes about a section of the recent SOCITM Better Connected report, which looked at different aspects of local councils websites.
Janet Doran, managing director of First for Wellbeing, who deliver library services in Northamptonshire, writes about how libraries are at the frontline of their work in communities
Tabitha Witherick shares her experience developing a digital making programme in Taunton
Post written following the Libraries Taskforce meeting which was hosted by Public Health England and had a focus on the outcome: how libraries help people lead happier and healthier lives
Guest post written by Helen Haynes about the expansion of their tablet lending scheme
Emily Clark writes about Dudley libraries recent digital festival
Projects from Hampshire and Norfolk which illustrate how libraries play an invaluable role in community members’ lives