CILIP president Ayub Khan MBE outlines the key challenges facing libraries, and how they can turn these into opportunities.
Fiona Noble argues for the introduction of separate YA and Children's Carnegie medals.
New figures showing the dwindling popularity of UK libraries suggest the facilities have fallen into a "trap" and a new approach is needed, campaigner Tim... Read more
CILIP, the library and information association, is going to promote diverse and inclusive children’s literature via a new magazine, Pen&inc. The first edition of Pen&inc... Read more
A number of poetry titles are in the running for this year’s CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway awards, with titles about Norse myths, suffragettes, mental... Read more
Following on from The Bookseller's 'alternative' predictions for 2019, senior figures share their hopes and expectations for the year ahead.
After "a very challenging year", UK library and information association CILIP is undergoing a restructure that will see almost a fifth of its 54-strong team... Read more
CILIP and membership organisation Libraries Connected are investigating a new roadmap for public libraries as part of an initiative exploring how libraries could be funded,... Read more
The Great School Libraries Campaign is to embark on a comprehensive survey of UK schools’ library provision in the hope of forcing Ofsted to include... Read more
Former children’s laureate Chris Riddell has three books nominated for the 2019 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal, whilst authors Sita Brahmachari, Juno Dawson and Emma Carroll... Read more