Tag: books in prisons

Libraries News Round-up: 9 August 2014

Our daily digest of news items is provided by Shirley Burnham.  You can follow her on Twitter at @ShirleyBurnham. BBC Radio Merseyside : 8th AugustInterview with Alan Gibbons – opposing Library closuresMayor Anderson: 1 hr and 01:58 mins in, and Alan: …

Libraries News Round-up: 2 May 2014

THE GUARDIAN : 2nd May Philip Pullman leads authors condemning inadequate prison libraries Society of Authors’ letter charges justice minister Chris Grayling with failure to fulfil statutory responsibilities http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/may/02/philip-pullman-condemning-inadequate-prison-libraries Alyson’s Welsh Libraries Blog : 1st May New standards for Welsh…