Autumnal Events

This week our Funding and Events Manager Lorna Watt talks about the upcoming events on the SLIC calendar before she embarks on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Southeast Asia.

SLIC Digital Champions

SLIC’s Digital Champions meet up throughout the year to discuss the latest digital innovations in libraries. This week Drew Bain from Forth Valley College talks about attending his first Digi Champ meeting and all the benefits.

SLIC Seeks New Board Members

Are you interested in the development of Scotland’s libraries? Then there may be a place on our board for you. SLIC is now actively looking to appoint new members to join our board from November 2017 onwards.

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.


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.