A digest of today’s news items, reproduced here, with kind permission from Shirley Burnham, who collated it.  For up to date libraries news follow @ShirleyBurnham on Twitter.

Independent on Sunday
Special report: Britain’s REAL big society 
An uncriticial paean of praise – includes reference to Isle of Wight library volunteers
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/special-report-britains-real-big-society-8591235.html?origin=internalSearch

Good Library Blog : 28th April
Sieghart- ebooks – and the reputation of public libraries
http://www.goodlibraryguide.com/blog/archives/2013/04/sieghart_ebooks.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

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Library News Round-up: 26 January 2015

Public Libraries News : 25th JanuaryEditorial | Damned if you do, damned if you don’t: the dilemma of a good librarian in austere times http://www.publiclibrariesnews.com/2015/01/damned-if-you-do-damned-if-you-dont-the-dilemma-of-a-good-librarian-in-austere-times.htmlHansard : 22nd January House of Lords | Libraries - Funding http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld201415/ldhansrd/text/150122-0001.htm#15012259000346Romford…

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