It’s Showcase Time!

Showcasing some of the amazing projects that have been taking place in libraries across Scotland.

Competition Call-Out: Wiki Loves Libraries

On this week's blog, SLIC's Wikimedian in Residence talks about how you can get involved in our Wiki Loves Libraries competition.

School Libraries at the Scottish Learning Festival 2018

On this week's blog, we have a summary of a great two days at the Scottish Learning Festival with SLIC's exhibition volunteers.

Get Inspired at the Scottish Learning Festival 2018

On this week's blog, we have a special post on this year's Scottish Learning Festival from a couple of librarians who will be volunteering at SLIC's exhibition stand.

New Initiatives at Glasgow University Library

This week on the blog, we hear from our newest board member, Susan Ashworth, about recent work and future plans to develop the Library's role at the University of Glasgow.

A Lifelong Love of Libraries - A word from our Chair

This week on the SLIC blog our Chair talks about his first year in the role

Celtic Knot 2018: Preserving endangered languages with Wikipedia

This week's blog from Delphine Dallison reflects on the recent Celtic Knot conference in Wales, looking at how Celtic and Indigenous languages engage with Wikipedia.

Talking ‘Bout Teddies - sharing the science of comfort in Dundee

Elaine Hallyburton, Senior Library and Information Officer at Leisure and Culture Dundee writes about their Talking ‘Bout Teddies project, funded by the Engaging Libraries scheme.

The Next Chapter

A blog from young person Miryn Doyle, who has been involved in SLIC’s partner project with Young Scot ‘The Next Chapter’, looking at young people’s engagement with libraries in Scotland.

New Wikimedian in Residence at SLIC

In this week's blog, SLIC's new Wikimedian in Residence Delphine Dallison introduces herself.

Collaborative Communities in Dundee

This week’s blog reflects on the 2018 CILIPS Conference in Dundee, which focused on the theme ‘Collaborative Communities’.

Highland Libraries Head to Austria

This week’s blog comes from High Life Highland Libraries, who recently attended a conference in Austria with the Austrian Library Association.

Engaging Brains in East Dunbartonshire

This week’s blog comes from East Dunbartonshire Leisure and Culture Trust, where Children and Families Co-ordinator Lesley Tyler has been involved in the successful Engaging Libraries project Brainworks.

Tweet Up for Libraries

In this week's blog, SLIC's Content and Communications Officer talks about how libraries can make the most of social media.

SLIC Joins Glasgow Women’s Library to Open the Door

Here's how to get involved with SLIC's contribution to the Glasgow Women's Library Open the Door online literary festival.