Library focus: spotlight on libraries

Library focus: spotlight on libraries

Coventry Library Service West Midlands

Coventry City Council has 14 libraries, three of which are run by volunteer groups. But it also currently boasts a floating mobile library, in the form of the RV Furor Scribendi narrowboat. It is a living research vessel, a floating library of short stories, a retreat for writers and readers, overseen by artist Heather Peak Morison. She has been working with librarians from Coventry and Lancashire to stock the boat with public library books and short story collections from independent publishers in the UK.  

Librarians have also been leading groups f...

This is subscriber-only content

Not a subscriber? Get unrestricted access to all the news, charts, previews, data & analysis by subscribing from as little as £3 per week.


Why Subscribe?

Every issue of The Bookseller magazine

Unlimited access to thebookseller.com (single user)

The Bookseller e-edition app for tablet and mobile

Subscriber-only newsletters

Twice yearly Buyer's Guides worth £50

Discounts on The Bookseller Awards and Conferences

Click here to subscribe now