UK library news

UK libraries in the news | 29 May 2018

Radical Librarians Collective condemn the deal between the Society of Chief Librarians and UK Visas and Immigration,

More co-location for library and discovery centre in Hampshire,

Langney Community Library Group plan to take on the running of a library in East Sussex,

Plans in Greenwich for a temporary library while Plumstead Library is renovated, 

Wellington Library Friends Group hold meeting on May 31 and remind residents to respond to Somerset’s library consultation…

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UK library news

Libraries in the news | 8 Jan 2018

Alan Gibbons challenges the government’s creation of ‘English hubs’ to address literacy when the public library service is being decimated, 

Derbyshire could lose the council’s school library service, 

Staffordshire launch three-month library consultation,

New vehicle for Bedford mobile libraries has self-service technology, 

And community hub expands co-located services offered in Hampshire…

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