LIBRARIES IN THE NEWS

Library News Round-up: 4th January 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 BOOKSELLER : 4th January Packham defends Southampton Library http://www.thebookseller.com/news/packham-defends-southampton-library.html Times Series : 4th January…

Library News Round-up: 3rd January 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. Bitterne Park Info : 3rd January Chris Packham: cutting library hours ‘short-termist lunacy’ “This place…

Library News Round-up: 31st January 2012

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. Chronicle Live : 31st December Letter | Why we need our libraries http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/north-east-news/your-letters/2012/12/31/chronicle-letters-why-we-need-our-libraries-72703-32521066/ THE GUARDIAN : 30th…

Library News Round-up: 29 December 2012

Reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham. For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter THE INDEPENDENT : 29th December L is for library http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/news/az-of-2013-the-independents-writers-predict-the-future-from-the-oscars-to-royal-baby-hype-8427548.html?origin=internalSearch News Republic : 28th December Let’s use – not lose – our local libraries…