April 2016

World Book Night with Manchester Libraries

Neil MacInnes Building on the success from our previous WBN events, we have planned the ultimate celebration of storytelling and

WBN 2016: Warwickshire Library Officer and Firefighter

Alison Insley, Core Services Officer, Warwickshire Direct & Libraries Team I work full time for Warwickshire Library & Information Service dealing with

WBN 2016: Perfect Day to Launch New Libraries Organisation

Ciara Eastell, Chief Executive, Libraries Unlimited in Devon President, Society of Chief Librarians This World Book Night is a particularly

WBN 2016: Facing terrible dilemmas in fiction

World Book Night is great opportunity for people who love reading to share their passion with people they know or

WBN 2016: Giving away books in Stoke on Trent

Emma Davies, Reading Champion, Stoke-on-Trent It’s my fourth time of being a World Book Night Giver and I love it,

Celebrating Shakespeare in Libraries 2016

Bigging up the Bard

by Ayub Khan In January, Arts Council England awarded the Society of Chief Librarians and its partners a grant of

Library network to become autism friendly

Today is not only World Autism Awareness Day but also International Children’s Book Day. And following research showing that more