Libraries News Round-up: 2nd August 2013

THE BOOKSELLER : 2nd August
Library e-lending pilots take shape
https://www.thebookseller.com/news/library-e-lending-pilots-take-shape.html

This Is Croydon Today : 2nd August
Privatisation of Croydon libraries rubber-stamped
http://www.thisiscroydontoday.co.uk/Privatisation-Croydon-libraries-rubber-stamped/story-19605296-detail/story.html#axzz2aq9wNJuR

This Is Local London : 2nd August
Harrow Library changes to be rolled out over the coming months
The changes part a new deal agreed by Harrow Borough Council for John Laing Integrated Services Ltd (JLIS) to deliver library services from September.  John Laing Integrated will run services in both Harrow and Ealing for the next five years.
http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/10588566.Library_changes_to_be_rolled_out_over_the_coming_months/

BBC News : 2nd August
Suffolk libraries divestment ‘a success’ says former protester
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-suffolk-23538265

Rosehill Readers : 31st July
SCC: Round in circles
an informative report
http://rosehillreaders.wordpress.com/

Hereford Times : 2nd August
Final chance for your library view
Ledbury people have until next week to let their views be heard on future library provision in the town – a public consultation comes to an end on Thursday.
http://www.herefordtimes.com/news/local/ledbury/10586973.Final_chance_for_your_library_view/

S W Londoner : 2nd August
Campaigners triumph as Merton Council safeguard Wimbledon Library from future redevelopment
http://swlondoner.co.uk/content/02082079-campaigners-triumph-merton-council-safeguard-wimbledon-library-future-redevelopment

This Is Local London : 2nd August
Merton Council u-turn over controversial Wimbledon Library development plan
http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/10588490.Council_u_turn_over_controversial_Wimbledon_Library_development_plan/

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