Sunday: Long Live Libraries with Val McDermid.

LONG LIVE LIBRARIESLibraries are vital. Libraries are also facing more pressure and closures in the age of digital and austerity. So where is the balance? We held a brilliant conversation with Stewart Bain of Orkney Library and staunch library supporter Val McDermid to discuss their changing role today, and the impact their closures could have on communities and individuals all over, chaired by CILIP Scotland.

CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL CHAT ON STORIFY.
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CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL CHAT ON STORIFY.

BONUS! Gavin Francis talks about the importance of libraries.


Books from Val: Waterstones | Blackwell’s | Amazon | Indie Bookshops near you


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