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.

Developing Digital Participation & Innovation

This week on the SLIC blog our Digital Training Manager Louise Graham talks about her new role and some of the key objectives she will be tackling in the coming months.

Phase 2 of Engaging Libraries Now Open

Applications for the second phase of the Engaging Libraries funding programme for public libraries across the UK are now open.

Coworking Hub for Inverness Library

A new coworking hub is set to open in Inverness Library, offering dedicated desk space for entrepreneurs and small businesses.

Every Child A Library Member Progress

This week the SLIC blog looks at the progress being made with the Every Child A Library Member initiative.

Author on Library Joining Marathon

This summer children’s author Joseph Coelho is joining every library service in the UK to help celebrate the inclusive, vital role libraries play in our lives.

Troon Library has new Entrepreneur Hub

A new business hub aimed at inspiring and supporting entrepreneurs and small businesses is now open for membership at Troon Library.

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.