LIBRARIES IN THE NEWS

Library News Round-up: 17th March 2013

A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham who collated it.  For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter. Public Libraries News : 17th March Use it or lose it http://www.publiclibrariesnews.com/2013/03/use-it-or-lose-it.html Don’t Privatise Libraries…

Library News Round-up: 13th March 2013

A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham who collated it.  For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter. Information Rights and Wrongs : 13th March The Right to Unknown Information http://informationrightsandwrongs.com/2013/03/13/the-right-to-unknown-information/ PublicService.co.uk : 13th…

Libraries News Round-up: 8th March 2013

A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham who collated it.  For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter. The Stage : 8th March Ed Vaizey – ‘Crisis? What arts crisis?’ http://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2013/03/ed-vaizey-crisis-what-arts-crisis/ Gov.uk :…

Libraries News Round-up: 7th March 2013

A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham who collated it.  For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter. THE GUARDIAN : 7th March Alarm over secondary school reading habits http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2013/mar/07/alarm-secondary-school-reading-habits Liverpool Daily Post…

Library News Round-up: 4th March 2013

A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham who collated it.  For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter. DAILY MIRROR : 4th March Two libraries a week being closed by Tory cuts  http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/two-libraries-week-being-closed-1741438…

Library News Round-up: 1st March, 2013

A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham who collated it.  For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter. Gov.uk : 27th February DCMS | Supporting the library services provided by local authorities https://www.gov.uk/government/policies/supporting-the-library-services-provided-by-local-authorities BBC News…

Libraries News Round-up: 27th February 2013

A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham who collated it.  For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter. Inside Croydon : 26th February Laings quit £30m Croydon libraries privatisation deal  http://insidecroydon.com/2013/02/26/laings-quit-30m-croydon-libraries-privatisation-deal/     …