‘The Next Chapter’ for Libraries

Over the course of the year, SLIC has been working closely with Young Scot on a co-design project involving a panel of young people in creating, designing and delivering recommendations based on their perceptions of libraries.

Research to Explore Value of Mobile Libraries

The Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) has commissioned research to examine the value and impact of mobile library services.

Trustees' Week - a blog from Ken McKinlay

To mark Trustees' Week, this week's blog features SLIC trustees. Here, Ken McKinlay outlines the changing role of the trustee.

Trustees' Week - a blog from Alison Stevenson

To mark Trustees' Week, this week's blog features SLIC trustees. Alison Stevenson discusses how she got involved with SLIC and her experiences as a board member.

SLIF Opens for Bids

The School Library Improvement Fund has opened for a third round of applications with a share of £150,000 available for successful bids.

It’s Showcase Time!

Showcasing some of the amazing projects that have been taking place in libraries across Scotland.

Competition Call-Out: Wiki Loves Libraries

On this week's blog, SLIC's Wikimedian in Residence talks about how you can get involved in our Wiki Loves Libraries competition.

School Libraries at the Scottish Learning Festival 2018

On this week's blog, we have a summary of a great two days at the Scottish Learning Festival with SLIC's exhibition volunteers.

Tender for Evaluation Partner: Coworking Project

SLIC is looking for tender proposals to evaluate our coworking project trial. The deadline for submissions is Friday 19th October 2018.

Get Inspired at the Scottish Learning Festival 2018

On this week's blog, we have a special post on this year's Scottish Learning Festival from a couple of librarians who will be volunteering at SLIC's exhibition stand.

New Initiatives at Glasgow University Library

This week on the blog, we hear from our newest board member, Susan Ashworth, about recent work and future plans to develop the Library's role at the University of Glasgow.

A Lifelong Love of Libraries - A word from our Chair

This week on the SLIC blog our Chair talks about his first year in the role