An Announcement and Final Blog Post from Voices for the Library
22 October 2017 | 2:06 pm

In the current climate, the fight for our public services is ongoing. This is no less true for public libraries, a service that continues to see severe cuts, hollowing out, mass closures and deprofessionalisation. Although the main focus of Voices for the Library was initially on the situation facing public libraries, we quickly came to [...]

M is for Merry C is for Christmas – Free #LibraryAtoZ materials
26 November 2016 | 8:19 am

The #LibraryAtoZ project (we mentioned this previously on the site) has more free note/greeting  cards to distribute. So, at this time of year it would be a great opportunity to send them as an extra special festive greeting to your local library funders etc and remind them of why we love our libraries. Or maybe [...]

Thousands Attend Libraries, Museums and Galleries Demo #5thNovDemo
9 November 2016 | 7:08 pm

On Saturday around 3,000 library, museums and galleries staff, supporters and campaigners, including many authors, and a few politicians from around the country met at The British Library for a rally and march to The National Gallery at Trafalgar Square in opposition to cuts in these sectors. It was great to see so many supporters [...]

Michael’s Story – Thank You to Fulham Library
23 October 2016 | 8:20 pm

Michael shares his powerful story, and thanks the staff at Fulham Library, which was so important to him during a difficult time when he was a child. OPEN LETTER 26 March 2016 To the staff of Fulham Library Dear librarians/staff THANK YOU FOR BEING THERE WHEN I NEEDED YOU MOST On the eve of my [...]

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