March 2017

Make Space for Reading: Kent Libraries ‘Get Kent Reading’

Make Space for Reading: Animated Reading Experiences Kent Libraries “Get Kent Reading” @KentLibraries What is the aim of this project?

January 2017

Reader Development Focus: Bolton Library and Museum Service “Making it REAL Literacy Project”

In January 2016 Bolton Council’s Early Years and Childcare Team asked Bolton Library and Museum Service to join in a

2016: The Year of Partnerships and Purpose

Neil MacInnes, SCL President 2016 has been a year of innovation and partnerships in public libraries. It never ceases to

Library Innovation – libraries exploring the future

Ethan Ohs In 1929 my grandmother, who was ten years old at the time, was sent to rural Japan to

November 2016

Open Leadership, Open Data, Open Badges at MozFest

What a weekend! Between 28th and 30th October I experienced my first ever MozFest in Ravensbourne College, London. It was

Inspiration at MozFest 2016

I was lucky enough to be one of the six people who were given bursaries from SCL to attend MozFest

Snapshots of MozFest 2016

In my memory MozFest is already a blur, as it seems to have come and gone so quickly! But it

Digital Landscape: What’s Next for Libraries

SCL Digital Offer lead Ayub Khan MBE looks at the future for public libraries All libraries are digital nowadays. The

The Children’s Promise

The Children’s Promise Sarah Mears: ASCEL Chair and Libraries Services Manager: Essex Libraries A promise to a child, should never

October 2016

The Future of Library Service Provision

Alison Wheeler I've worked in libraries all my adult life and I'm still proud to call myself a librarian. Change