12th February 2013 | PLIF | Angus, Dumfries and Galloway, Dundee, East Ayrshire, East Dunbartonshire, East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde, Midlothian, North Ayrshire, North Lanarkshire, Scottish Borders, South Ayrshire, West Lothian

Local Projects

Funding was awarded to library services through a competitive bid process in support of these key strands:

World War I Commemorations

Dumfries and Galloway

Project Title: Dumfries and Galloway during World War One – its people, its places and their contribution
Award: £11,190


Project Title: Dundee in the Great War: Our Past Remembered
Award: £19,800

East Dunbartonshire

Project Title: Untold Stories of Women in World War I
Award: £22,450

East Renfrewshire

Project Title: WWI in East Renfrewshire
Award: £11,300


Project Title: Midlothian Roll of Honour 1914-1919
Award: £20,120

Scottish Borders

Project Title: Scottish Borders Newspapers from the Great War
Award: £5,622

West Lothian

Project Title: West Lothian and the Great War
Award: £7,337

TOTAL: £97,819

Community Engagement


Project Title: My Inverclyde: Local Studies in Community Libraries
Award: £16,970

North Ayrshire

Project Title: Public Libraries & Community Engagement
Award: £10,000

North Lanarkshire

Project Title: Digital Connections
Award: £11,943

TOTAL: £38,913

Health and Wellbeing


Project Title: Take Control
Award: £5,735

East Dunbartonshire

Project Title: Keep Well with your Library
Award: £13,390


Project Title: Alphabet Soup: Health Literacy with Inverclyde Libraries
Award: £27,800


Project Title: Bibliotherapy and Healthy Reading in Midlothian
Award: £17,500

North, South and East Ayrshire

Project Title: Health Information in Public Libraries (HIPL)
Award: £6,000

TOTAL: £70,425

Workforce Development

Project Title: Training in New Technologies
Award: £145,000

Total local projects: £352,157

National Projects

National Reference Service
Award: £19,373

National Reading Promotions
Award: £43,869

Promoting Libraries Programme
Award: £37,241

Digital Project
Award: £1,123

PLQIM Assessment
Award: £1,679

Total National Projects: £103,285

TOTAL: £455,442