THE GUARDIAN : 18th August
Librarians call on Birmingham to maintain library services
http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/aug/18/librarians-call-on-birmingham-to-maintain-library-services

HR Magazine : 18th August
The future of public sector Human Resources 
+ an angry comment from Shirley Burnham
http://www.hrmagazine.co.uk/hr/features/1153197/the-future-of-public-sector-hr 

On The Wight : 18th August
Consultation on library cut-backs draws closer 
Possible closure of Ventnor Library, massive reduction in paid staff, etc.
http://onthewight.com/2015/08/18/consultation-on-library-cut-backs-draws-closer/

Daily Echo : 18th August
Southampton Decision day for future of under threat Cobbett Road, Burgess Road, Millbrook, Weston and Thornhill libraries
http://www.dailyecho.co.uk/news/district/southampton/13609144.Decision_day_for_future_of_six_under_threat_Southampton_libraries/ 

Blackpool Gazette : 18th August 
Hours change in pipeline for town libraries
http://www.blackpoolgazette.co.uk/news/community/community-news/hours-change-in-pipeline-for-town-libraries-1-7415559

Express & Star : 18th August
Take a look: £1m new Stafford Library is in touch with new technology
Touchscreen tables, 3D printers and giant computer tablets – Stafford’s new £1million library looks more like an art gallery or technology hub.
http://www.expressandstar.com/news/2015/08/18/take-a-look-1m-new-stafford-library-is-in-touch-with-new-technology/

view through shelving

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Libraries News Round-up: 17 March

Slough & South Bucks Observer : 16 March Slough's controversial cultural hub and library up for award http://www.sloughobserver.co.uk/news/15162173.Controversial_cultural_hub_up_for_award/ View News : 17 March Dorchester | TIC staff prepare for library move  https://www.viewnews.co.uk/tic-staff-prepare-library-move/ Lincolnshire Echo : 17 March New library,…

Libraries News Round-up: 5 January 2018

Knutsford Guardian: 5 January Cheshire East | 'No plan to close Holmes Chapel Library at this time', council told http://www.knutsfordguardian.co.uk/news/15807887._No_plan_to_close_Holmes_Chapel_Library_at_this_time___council_told/ Harrow Times: 5 January Kenton Library closed ‘til March 1…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *