Ambition & Opportunity Progress

SLIC Policy Officer Scott Fraser talks about the ongoing progress of Ambition & Opportunity this week, focusing on Strategic Aims 3 and 5 of Scotland's first national strategy for public libraries.

Film for Everyone

SLIC’s Film Education Manager Louise Donoghue has helped to set up film clubs in six local authorities across Scotland. Here she talks about the pioneering project in more depth.

The Public Libraries Vision Panel

Young people are helping to shape the future of Scotland’s public libraries through an innovative new project by the Scottish Library & Information Council and Young Scot.

21st Century Communication

Content & Communications Officer Karen Pepin joined SLIC in August 2016. Here she talks about connecting in a modern world and how important digital communication can be.

Planning Ahead

Morag Andrew has been with SLIC for over 17 years. As our Finance Officer she plays an integral part in the day-to-day running of our organisation. Here she talks about annual subscriptions, SLIC membership and the digital changes she's witnessed over the years.

Disruption - Who Cares?

Our CEO Pamela Tulloch explains how SLIC has established itself as the membership organisation of choice for library services in Scotland and looks at what the future might hold.

Klang in Scottish Public Libraries

The Scottish Library and Information Council has joined forces with the Scottish Government and Road Safety Scotland (part of Transport Scotland) to raise awareness of an innovative road safety app for young children in Scotland.

Wikimedian

The Scottish Library and Information Council has launched a recruitment drive to appoint the first ever Wikimedian in Residence for Scotland’s public libraries.

Time for PLIF

This week SLIC's Funding & Events Manager Lorna Watt talks about our recent PLIF application deadline and gives some handy tips about funding.

Ambition & Opportunity – The Strategy Behind Public Libraries

SLIC Policy Officer Scott Fraser talks about his work informing and monitoring the outcomes of Ambition and Opportunity: A Strategy for Public Libraries in Scotland 2015 – 2020.

Scottish Reading Strategy Tender

The Scottish Library and Information Council is looking for tender proposals to review the Scottish Reading Strategy. The successful supplier will review the current reading landscape in Scotland, identify best practice and make recommendations on how to maximise impact. A key element will be aligning the Scottish Reading Strategy with Ambition & Opportunity: A Strategy for Public Libraries in Scotland 2015 – 2020.

SLIC in Argentina!

Gillian Daly, our Head of Policy & Projects, has recently returned from a funded study tour in Argentina to share the approach public libraries in Scotland are taking to improve service delivery. In this week's blog she talks about her experience.

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