Tag: Swansea Council

Library News Round-up: 23 February 2015

THE BOOKSELLER : 23rd FebruaryCoates: ‘Too much library money going on council overheads’http://www.thebookseller.com/news/coates-too-much-library-money-council-overheadsThe Rotarian : March 2015 issueA salute to society’s most successful civic institutionhttp://therotarianmagazine.com/in-praise-of-libraries/#comment-14459Local Government Chronicle : 23rd FebruaryBarking & Dagenham | Non-profit trust to deliver vast array of London borough’s…

Library News Round-up: 14 January 2015

The Library Campaign : 14th JanuaryFight the stripping of the library counters in North Yorkshire http://www.librarycampaign.com/fight-the-stripping-of-the-library-counters-in-north-yorkshire/South Wales Evening Post : 13th JanuaryLibraries could be brought to bookSwansea wants Pub Libs renamed as ‘book clubs’ to make them “cheaper to run”2 good commentshttp://www.southwales-eveningpost.co.uk/Libraries-brought-book/story-25845738-detail/story.html Your Thurrock…

Library News Round-up: 14 November 2014

Bolton News : 14th NovemberChildren’s centres, library service and sheltered housing to be hit by more Bolton Council cutshttp://www.theboltonnews.co.uk/news/11602218.Children_s_centre__library_service_and_sheltered_housing_to_be_hit_by_more_cuts/ Don’t Privatise Libraries : 13th NovemberFinancial literacy for library users courtesy of Tesco & Visahttp://dontprivatiselibraries.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/financial-literacy-for-library-users.htmlBristol 24/7 : 11th NovemberBristol libraries to be sponsored by…