Libraries News Round-up: 16 August 2016

THE GUARDIAN : 16th August
Library use in England fell dramatically over last decade, figures show
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/aug/16/library-use-in-england-fell-dramatically-over-last-decade-figures-show

Coventry Telegraph : 16th August
Could Coventry’s libraries go online to save cash?
Books could be ordered online and collected from a community centre instead of a library as part of the latest plans.

http://www.coventrytelegraph.net/news/coventry-news/could-coventrys-libraries-go-online-11755931

The Star : 16th August
Sheffield | Letter | ‘Libraries need staff’
http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/your-say/libraries-need-staff-1-8070896

Lancashire Telegraph : 16th August
Waiting game as 12-week consultation period on council buildings draws to a close
http://www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/news/14684814.Waiting_game_as_12_week_consultation_period_on_council_buildings_draws_to_a_close/

Image taken at event with storyteller John Kirk, at Wibsley Library in Bradford, West Yorkshire

Image taken at event with storyteller John Kirk, at Wibsley Library in Bradford, West Yorkshire

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