September 2016

Melanie Graaf on BBC Radio Bookclub

This blog originally appeared on Time to Read, Northwest Libraries' Reader Development Partnership.  When I was asked if I’d like

Suffolk Libraries “Shelf Help” Video

Suffolk Libraries wanted to create a fun and engaging way to reach young people on social media, and offer crucial

Digital Learning Full Speed Ahead

Julie Griffiths, SCL Learning Offer Lead  What a busy few months! A lot has happened since I took on the

August 2016

Why reading is at the heart of our Universal Offers?

By Mark Freeman, Stockton Borough Libraries For all of us who work in libraries, the love of reading and the

Producing a BBC Radio and Public Library Book Club Programme

Experience from West and East Sussex, and Surrey Lesley Sim, West Sussex Libraries We are working with BBC Sussex and

BBC Local Radio books in library partnership

BBC Local Radio stations are encouraging their listeners to get reading as part of a major new partnership with the

July 2016

40 Days On: Neil MacInnes on first month as SCL President

Last week Manchester Central Library hosted the latest Libraries Taskforce meeting. It was my first meeting and it was good

SCL Welcomes New Libraries Minister

SCL welcomes the new DCMS ministerial team and looks forward to working with Rob Wilson MP, Minister for Civil Society

Arts Council England Invests in Universal Reading and Health Offers

Joint statement from The Reading Agency and the Society of Chief Librarians We are delighted that Arts Council England (ACE)

The Lost Boys: Save the Children report

Today Save the Children launched a report which details how boys are nearly twice as likely to fall behind at