Visits to 4 counties and stories from many others.
As many of you have noticed, the House of Commons Library recently published a Report on Public Libraries. It updated a similar report published in 2011. The Libraries Taskforce team and DCMS libraries policy team would like to confirm that …
Showcasing new libraries in Warwickshire and Manchester
As experienced by members of the Libraries Taskforce, and delivered by libraries all around England.
Sharon talks about the 60+ reading groups running in Newcastle libraries
Sharon outlines the next steps towards production of the second set of guidelines.
Report produced by Bibliocommons on behalf of SCL examines the potential for public libraries across the country to develop a single digital presence
Following the whistlestop recruitment process announced in our post on 19 November, I’d like to introduce Darren Smart who joined us on 4 January to work full-time as the latest member of the team of secondees focussing on digital issues. …
Cllr Ben Adams describes their experiences since 2012, ending with opening the new Stafford library
Second post from Andy Wright on his secondment to the Wellcome Trust