Andy the librarian

Category: Public Libraries

Reply to “Amateurisation” resolution: what’s next in October’s CILIP Update

Tonight (Monday 19th October 2015), I will attending the Bromley Council Meeting, where a member of the public is petitioning against the Council proposal to hand 6 branch libraries to volunteer groups. Tomorrow night (Tuesday 20th October 2015) there is…

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I’ve proposed a resolution at the CILIP AGM….

From the CILIP Blog … Guest blog: Member resolution on ‘amateurisation’ of public library services CILIP Member Andy Richardson has proposed a member resolution at the forthcoming 2015 AGM (seconded by Anna Brynolf) calling on CILIP to oppose the ‘amateurisation’…

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Are we seeing the end of Public Libraries….?

Since finishing in the NHS Library sector I’ve re-acquainted myself with the public library service. Some really good stuff is going on Lots of self service Online books, talking books and online journals Lovely new library buildings – I’m off…

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