Library News Round-up: 27 October 2014

FINANCIAL TIMES : 27th October
UK’s libraries plug IT skills gap in online jobs market
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/4e404242-5ba6-11e4-81ac-00144feab7de.html#axzz3HMCxMy2F

Times Series : 27th October
Barnet | Library proposals ‘deeply worrying’
http://m.times-series.co.uk/news/11561569.Library_proposals__deeply_worrying_/

Huddersfield Examiner : 27th October
Kirklees Council budget: Have your say on what the council should do with its money 
It could include major cuts to services such as libraries, museums, sports facilities and care services.
http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/kirklees-council-budget-your-say-8003153

Kirklees 
| 2nd phase of budget consultation : Specific options for 2015/16
http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/budget  

Hartlepool Mail : 27th October
Hartlepool libraries set to feel the pinch as part of new council cuts
http://www.hartlepoolmail.co.uk/news/hartlepool-libraries-set-to-feel-the-pinch-as-part-of-new-council-cuts-1-6917471

Derby Telegraph : 27th October
Mobile Libraries: Prime Minister under fire from Derbyshire County Council leader
http://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/MOBILE-LIBRARIES-Prime-Minister-Derbyshire-County/story-23601610-detail/story.html 

The Cornishman : 27th October
St Just Library not at imminent risk, according to Cornwall Council as MP backs campaign against closure
http://www.cornishman.co.uk/St-Just-Library-imminent-risk-according-Cornwall/story-23613502-detail/story.html

Daily Post : 27th October
Denbighshire council launches consultation over £17m cuts for next two years
School library service faces axe
http://www.dailypost.co.uk/news/north-wales-news/denbighshire-council-launches-consultation-over-8005467

Swindon Advertiser : 27th October
Swindon | No time limit on borrowing books
a volunteer-run book-swap service for Blunsdon
http://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/NEWS/11560153.No_time_limit_on_borrowing_books/

Public Libraries News : 26th October
Editorial | Quiet, please? Why shushing may not be a thing of the past
http://www.publiclibrariesnews.com/2014/10/quiet-please-why-shushing-may-not-be-a-thing-of-the-past.html

News Shopper : 26th October
Lewisham | Crofton Park Library Saved: Three Years On
by Sophie Allen (a young volunteer) 
http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/youngreporter/11560361.Crofton_Park_Library_Saved__Three_Years_On/ 

Lincolnshire | Friends of Deepings Library
October Newsletter
http://us3.forward-to-friend.com/forward/preview?u=a40ebd566abc6427e8927e380&id=2841c2d645

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