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

Driving Innovation

Ethan Ohs  Shared Intelligence In late 2014 I joined a revolution of ideas. My induction to this revolution began with

SCL Publishes Innovation Network Evaluation

SCL has today published an evaluation of the first phase of its Innovation Network. scl-innovation-network-report The network was formed to encourage

Universal Offer Roadshows 2016

The Society of Chief Librarians (SCL) organised a series of regional Universal Offer Roadshows which took place in April and

World Mental Health Day: Libraries Make a Difference

Julie Spencer, Head of Library and Museum Services, Bolton City Council Monday 10th October is World Mental Health Day, one

Invitation to Tender: Development of the Public Library Universal Culture Offer

  SCL has identified the need to develop a 6th Universal Offer focused on culture to bring the contribution that

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