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SCL Working to Create Unified Digital Platform for all Libraries

February 6, 2015

Unified Digital Platform for All Libraries in England The Society of Chief Librarians is working to create a unified digital platform for public library resources aimed at increasing use of libraries by existing and potential customers The Society of Chief Librarians (SCL) has begun work to envision a unified digital platform for all public libraries […]

Public Libraries Launch “TeachFirst” Style Internship Programme

February 5, 2015

Public libraries launch “TeachFirst” style internship programme The Society of Chief Librarians (SCL) and arts employment charity the Creative Society, have today announced the creation of 50 paid internship posts for young unemployed people in libraries across England. The internships are being created as part of Arts Council England’s Creative Employment Programme, a £15 million […]

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.