Lend & Mend Hub Helps Decorate Town

A Scottish public library Lend & Mend Hub has helped to revamp Girvan town centre using recycled and reusable bunting.

School Library Improvement Fund Now Open

The School Library Improvement Fund 2024 is now open to applications.

Scotland’s Public Libraries Awarded £100,000

Five innovative public library projects will be brought to life through a share of the 2023/24 Public Library Improvement Fund (PLIF).

SLIC CEO Announces Retirement

SLIC CEO Pamela Tulloch has announced plans to retire from the organisation at the end of summer 2024.

School Library Improvement Funding Announced

Around 20,000 pupils are expected to benefit from anti-racism and equality projects based in school libraries across Scotland. A total of 21 schools will be awarded a share of £200,000 from the School Library Improvement Fund (SLIF).

Sustainability & Scotland’s Public Libraries

Scotland’s public libraries are embracing their role in sustainable living.

SLIC Secures Climate Engagement Funding

A sustainable Scottish libraries project has been selected to receive a share of the Scottish Government’s £550,000 Climate Engagement Fund, as part of its Net Zero ambitions.

Mobile Libraries Day Competition Winners

Congratulations to Edinburgh Libraries who won the SLIC competition for the most creative image celebrating Mobile Libraries Day 2023. The...

Mobile Libraries Day 2023

Mobile Libraries Day 2023 takes place on Wednesday, November 2023. The annual event celebrates the vital services mobile libraries provide and the important part they play within Scotland’s communities.

New SLIC Chair

Alan Clarke has been appointment the new Chair of the Scottish Library and Information Council.

SLIC Awards 2023 Announced

The winners of the SLIC Awards 2023 have been announced.