Mental Health First Aid Kits

On the SLIC blog this week we look at an inspiring project run in East Ayrshire high schools which focuses on helping young people experiencing mental health difficulties.

Au-Some Libraries!

This week on the SLIC blog we look at the Au-some Libraries initiative, implemented by both Inverclyde Libraries and Midlothian Libraries through PLIF funding.

Launch of Entrepreneur Hubs in Libraries

The Minister for Public Finance & Digital Economy Kate Forbes has launched a new network of business hubs in public libraries.

Enjoy a Virtual Conference Experience

Can't attend EBLIP10 in person? Then it's time to sign up for a Virtual Conference Experience.

A New Look for Troon Library

Part of Troon Library has been refurbished into new office space thanks to the Scottish Coworking Network, a brand new network of library coworking spaces.

Libraries Get Creative For Festival

Public Libraries throughout Scotland are taking part in this year’s Get Creative Festival, encouraging everyone to have fun and get involved.

Pupils Publish Mental Health Support Book

Pupils from East Dunbartonshire have published their own mental health support book based on their own experiences.

Without Information Literacy Civilised Society is Doomed

This week on the SLIC blog our Information Literacy Project Manager Amanda Joykin talks about the importance of IL.

Time to Apply to PLIF

If you’ve got a great idea for a library project, the Public Library Improvement Fund can help support your new initiative.

Mental Health & Wellbeing Collection - Clackmannanshire

On the SLIF Blog this week librarian Philippa Smith talks about Mental Health and Wellbeing Collection Development in Clackmannanshire School Libraries.

SLIC members benefit from IDF

Over £33,000 has been awarded to SLIC member libraries through this year's Innovation and Development Fund.

Gorbals Employability & Young Entrepreneurs Hub

In this month's PLIF blog Ruth Hunter from Glasgow Libraries talks about the Gorbals Employability & Young Entrepreneurs Hub.

First Minister’s Reading Challenge

Get involved in the First Minister’s Reading Challenge - the national initiative promotes reading cultures in schools, libraries and community groups across Scotland.

Join the Get Creative Festival

It's time for Scotland's public libraries to get involved in this year's Get Creative Festival taking place between 11-19th May 2019.

New Community Library in East Lothian

A new Community Library in East Lothian opened its doors earlier this month, helping to support the growing local population.