A New Look for Troon Library

Part of Troon Library has been refurbished into new office space thanks to the Scottish Coworking Network, a brand new network of library coworking spaces.

Pupils Publish Mental Health Support Book

Pupils from East Dunbartonshire have published their own mental health support book based on their own experiences.

Without Information Literacy Civilised Society is Doomed

This week on the SLIC blog our Information Literacy Project Manager Amanda Joykin talks about the importance of IL.

Time to Apply to PLIF

If you’ve got a great idea for a library project, the Public Library Improvement Fund can help support your new initiative.

Mental Health & Wellbeing Collection - Clackmannanshire

On the SLIF Blog this week librarian Philippa Smith talks about Mental Health and Wellbeing Collection Development in Clackmannanshire School Libraries.

SLIC members benefit from IDF

Over £33,000 has been awarded to SLIC member libraries through this year's Innovation and Development Fund.

Gorbals Employability & Young Entrepreneurs Hub

In this month's PLIF blog Ruth Hunter from Glasgow Libraries talks about the Gorbals Employability & Young Entrepreneurs Hub.

First Minister’s Reading Challenge

Get involved in the First Minister’s Reading Challenge - the national initiative promotes reading cultures in schools, libraries and community groups across Scotland.

Join the Get Creative Festival

It's time for Scotland's public libraries to get involved in this year's Get Creative Festival taking place between 11-19th May 2019.

New Community Library in East Lothian

A new Community Library in East Lothian opened its doors earlier this month, helping to support the growing local population.

PLIF 2019/2020 now open

The Public Library Improvement Fund (PLIF) 2019/2020 is now open for applications.

PLIF & How good is our public library service?

This week on the SLIF blog our Business Support Officer for Public Libraries talks about PLIF and the HGIOPLS framework.

SLIC Bursaries for EBLIP 2019

SLIC Is giving away two bursaries to attend the 10th International Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Conference which takes place in Glasgow between 17-19th of June 2019.

The Library Love Podcasts

This week on the PLIF blog Tanya Milligan from Falkirk Community Trust talks about the Library Love Podcast project which has attracted thousands of listeners in the last two years.

Engaging people through “Engaging Libraries”

This week on the SLIC blog Rachel Heydecker, Policy and Development Officer with Carnegie UK Trust talks about their Engaging Libraries programme which funded two projects based in Scotland.