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SCL digital study points to unique role for public libraries as physical spaces for accessing digital knowledge and opportunities

August 5, 2014

SCL’s latest research report on ‘digital leadership skills’ is the result of a four-month study that has engaged more than 200 existing heads of libraries and future library leaders. It will now guide SCL’s work to enable public libraries to cement their role as the only universally accessible public space where anyone can access digital […]

Essex County Council Puts Universal Offers to Work

July 3, 2014

Essex County Council has shared this very informative video presentation which covers how libraries contribute to ECC outcomes, especially with the SCL Universal Offer work in Reading, Digital, Information and Health.

Universal Offers

The four Universal Offers cover the four key areas of service which our customers and our stakeholders see as being integral to a 21st century library service.