THE BOOKSELLER : 19th February
Library of Birmingham visitor numbers plummet by 600k
http://www.thebookseller.com/news/visitor-numbers-library-birmingham-plummet-600k-322929

Public Technology : 22nd February
How technology can save council libraries
Peterborough model examined
https://www.publictechnology.net/articles/features/how-technology-can-save-council-libraries

Chronicle Live : 22nd February
Newcastle City Council meeting LIVE: Cabinet expected to approve cuts of £30m
Opening hours at nine libraries across Newcastle could be cut from 400 hours per week to 181
http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/local-news/newcastle-city-council-meeting-live-10929422 

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Libraries News Round-up: 11th May 2014

THE OBSERVER : 11th May LGA report warns that closure of public services (e.g. libraries) "likely to intensify" http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/may/11/public-service-cuts-deepen-councils-savings  Public Libraries News : 11th May Editorial | Wrap-around dare centres: the public…

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