A new library campaign is launching that, for the first time ever, will see 22 public library authorities joining forces to promote one book across the whole... Read more
US news media company Forbes has removed a controversial article suggesting that Amazon bookshops should replace local libraries.
Eighty library professionals have signed an open letter condemning a deal between the Society of Chief Librarians (SCL) and UK Visas and Immigration that will... Read more
John Glen has been announced as the new libraries minister at the department of media, culture and sport (DCMS) following the departure of former minister... Read more
Fresh fears for the future of libraries have emerged with the revelation that local councils are facing a £5.8bn spending gap by 2020.
New libraries minister Rob Wilson has said his existing role as minister for civil society "overlaps" with his new libraries brief, both in the aim... Read more
Libraries in York have been bolstered by a £97,000 grant from Arts Council England, but campaigners are worried their status as charities removes responsibility from... Read more
Widespread library closures across the UK have resulted in the loss of almost 8,000 jobs in the last six years, according to a report by... Read more
A national study of library workers has highlighted the ongoing gender pay gap in a sector dominated by "low" ethnic, gender and age diversity.... Read more