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.
Newly released figures show there were 35 static and mobile library closures in the year to end March 2019 across England, Wales and Scotland, with... Read more
Library association CILIP has criticised Boris Johnson following his comments on library services, following an Andrew Marr interview where the Tory leader suggested library closures... Read more
CILIP has submitted a formal complaint to the Conservative Party over its press office's decision to temporarily rebrand its Twitter account "factcheckUK" during the televised... Read more
CILIP, the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals, is leading a campaign calling for politicians to make local libraries a big election issue.... Read more
Libraries Week kicks off today with a focus on what the nation’s libraries are doing with digital technology.
Simon & Schuster Children’s UK is partnering with specialist book suppliers Peters to launch the ‘Love Your Library’ campaign, supported by the Great School Libraries... Read more
Judging criteria for the CILIP Carnegie Medal have been revised to create a “more inclusive, child-focused” awards and a new partnership launched with Inclusive Minds.... Read more
Libraries Connected has secured £342,000 in funding from Arts Council England to develop a new training programme supporting potential female and BAME leaders.