Video Vibes

This week on the SLIC blog our Content and Communications Officer Karen Pepin talks about the power of online videos and how variety can help spread the word.

SLIC Sponsor Next Library Conference Place

Are you running an inspirational library project you want to shout about? Then a trip to the Next Library Conference in Berlin, courtesy of SLIC, may be for you.

Media and PR Tender Invitation

SLIC is looking to appoint a supplier to support its Media and Public Relations activity. The deadline for tender submissions is Monday, February 12th.

New Year, New Blog

This week on the SLIC blog our Project Officer Rachael Laburn talks about the exciting progress of the new National Strategy for School Libraries and the refresh of Scotland's Public Library Strategy.

Collaboration & Support: National Strategy for School Libraries

In the SLIC blog this week our Project Officer Sarah Harmon talks about joining SLIC and the range of exciting projects she's currently working on.

Library Partnerships

This week on the SLIC Blog Iain Robertson from South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture Libraries talks about the new partnership between SLLC Libraries and the University of the West of Scotland.

Libraries & Information Literacy

This week on our blog SLIC Board Member Abi Mawhirt talks about the importance of information literacy and the role professionals have to play in helping people make informed decisions in the modern world.

Edinburgh Explorers

This month on the PLIF blog Diane Yule from Edinburgh City Libraries and Information Services talks about their Edinburgh Explorers project, which received money from our fund in 2016.

Adventure Time At The Library

Would-be explorers can bag themselves an adventure in their local library this year thanks to a new Read Write Count campaign.

The World’s Endangered Digital Species Revealed

A ‘Bit List’ of the world’s endangered digital species has been unveiled to mark International Digital Preservation Day. Data, software and storage methods like digital photos, radio recordings and even the digital records of local public authorities all feature on the critical list which reveals the digital material most at risk of extinction.

Onwards & Upwards for Library Film Clubs

This week on the SLIC Blog our Film Education Manager Louise Donoghue talks about the progress of the SLIC film clubs and their success over the last year.

Scottish Libraries Could Improve Health Literacy

Scotland’s libraries have a clear role in improving the country’s health literacy. According to a new action plan by the Scottish Government and NHS Scotland, libraries have the potential to link people to useful sources of health and care information.