Libraries News Round-up: 5 June 2014

BBC Radio 4 – tomorrow night
The writer A L Kennedy will be talking about cuts to libraries and the importance of books Radio Four, at 8.50pm on Friday’s “A Point of View”

Voices for The Library : 5th June
Society of Chief Librarians Re-Imagining Libraries Seminar
http://www.voicesforthelibrary.org.uk/2014/06/society-of-chief-librarians-re-imagining-libraries-seminar/

North Devon Journal : 5th June
Libraries still have a big role in 21st century society, says MP Nick Harvey 
http://www.northdevonjournal.co.uk/Libraries-big-role-21st-century-society/story-21188079-detail/story.html

North Devon Gazette : 5th June
‘Vital first win’ for Braunton Library
http://www.northdevongazette.co.uk/news/vital_first_win_for_braunton_library_1_3631281

Save Lincolnshire Libraries : 5th June
Karl McCartney MP Discusses Save Lincolnshire Libraries
http://savelincslibraries.org.uk/2014/06/05/karl-mccartney-mp-discusses-save-lincolnshire-libraries/

Burton Mail : 5th June
Leicestershire | Library change plans get a huge response
http://www.burtonmail.co.uk/News/Library-change-plans-get-a-huge-response-20140605110219.htm

Huddersfield Examiner : 5th June
Kirklees | Denby Dale Library vision a step closer after agreement signing
http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/denby-dale-library-vision-step-7220301

The Star : 5th June
Enterprise Zone will create thousands of jobs in Doncaster
“We’ve got a clear marker that we don’t want to see libraries closed. Thankfully at the moment we have an abundance of volunteers to run them.”
http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/local/enterprise-zone-will-create-thousands-of-jobs-in-doncaster-1-6654077

Leicester Mercury : 4th June
Downloading sheet music not an option
In short, central music libraries are the only way to meet this need.
http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Downloading-sheet-music-option/story-21184438-detail/story.html

View from Online : 4th June
Devonshire | COLYTON: Community could take lead at library after budget cuts
http://www.viewfrompublishing.co.uk/news_view/32485/21/1/colyton-community-could-take-lead-at-library

THE BOOKSELLER : 29th May
Education by stealth
Natalie Wade is the director of Small Green Shoots – a creative consultancy with a mission to change the lives of young people, working in partnership with Library Services
http://www.thebookseller.com/blogs/education-stealth.html

Kilburn Library

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