Join Culture & Wellbeing Community Network Scotland

Do you work in the library sector in Scotland? Then why not join the Culture & Wellbeing Community Network Scotland Group online.

Scottish Coworking Network Turns One

The Scottish Coworking Network celebrates the first anniversary of its official launch today.

Celebrate World Book Night with the National Shelf Service

The National Shelf Service, a daily YouTube broadcast featuring book recommendations from professional librarians is running a special series of broadcasts to celebrate World Book Night tomorrow.

Tackling Social Isolation During COVID-19

This week the SLIC and Fun Palaces Scotland Culture & Wellbeing Community Group tackles social isolation in our communities during the Coronavirus pandemic.

SLIC Publishes New Report into Health & Wellbeing

SLIC has published a new report examining the heath & wellbeing offer available in Scotland’s public libraries.

Culture Organisations Supporting Communities

SLIC and Fun Palaces Scotland have created an online peer network and training group to help cultural organisations connect during the Coronavirus pandemic.

CILIP Launches National Shelf Service

CILIP launch a ‘National Shelf Service’ to help children and families discover new, diverse reading experiences.

Households Urged to use Free Online Library Services

SLIC is encouraging households across the country to use free online public library services to support individuals and families.

Fun Palaces 2020 launch

Fun Palaces is now looking for signups for their free annual weekend of action celebrating arts, culture, science and creativity.

SLIC Office Closure - Covid-19

As a result of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak the Scottish Library and Information Council office will close temporarily from Tuesday March 17th 2020.

Schools Gifted Graphic Novel for International Women's Day

Scottish publishers 404ink and BHP Comics have teamed up with SLIC to donate copies of a graphic novel to mark International Women’s Day today.

Mystory in the Library - A SLIF Project

This month on the SLIF Blog St Ninian’s High School in East Dunbartonshire talk about their Mystory project.

Creating Space for Kindness: Public Libraries in Scotland

This week on the SLIC blog Carnegie UK Trust discuss the charity’s kindness initiative which invites public libraries across Scotland to participate in a conversation about kindness.

Paws to Read - A PLIF Project

In this month’s PLIF blog South Ayrshire Libraries talk about their Paws to Read Project – a ground-breaking initiative encouraging children to read.

Dunfermline Open Day - Scottish Coworking Network

The Scottish Coworking Network Open Day takes place in Dunfermline Carnegie Libraries & Galleries today – giving entrepreneurs a sneak preview of what’s on offer.