Reading for Resilience

A SLIF funded project is using graphic novels to help students get into reading. Based in Eyemouth High School, Reading for Resilience targets reluctant readers.

Shelf Help - A SLIF Project

This month on the SLIF blog we talk about the Shelf Help project which was created in East Dunbartonshire.

Congratulations Morag - 20 Years with SLIC

Admin & Finance Officer Morag Andrew celebrated 20 years with SLIC this year, making her one of the longest serving employees of the organisation.

New Look for part of Inverness Library

What was once an underused room in the heart of Inverness Library has been transformed into a modern coworking hub thanks to the Scottish Coworking Network.

Get On Board with Library Gaming

In this month’s PLIF blog we take a look at Renfrewshire Libraries’ Get On Board project which aimed to encourage young teenagers to engage with library services.

Inverness Hub hosts Business Workshop

The first business workshop gets underway this week at the Scottish Coworking Network Inverness – the latest business hub to open in a Scottish Public Library.

Duloch Wins FM Reading Challenge Library Award

Duloch Library in Dunfermline has become the first library winner of a Reading Culture Award at the annual First Minister’s Reading Challenge Celebration Event.

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.

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.

PLIF 2019/2020 now open

The Public Library Improvement Fund (PLIF) 2019/2020 is now open for applications.