Tag Archives: library service

Libraries for the future

Residents are being asked for their views on plans that would make sure Somerset’s library service is fit for the future. The proposals show the Council’s commitment to doing everything it can to keep all of the county’s 34 libraries open, while making much needed financial savings, at a time when the authority’s finances are […]

Young volunteers celebrate their success

Young people from all over Somerset who had spent their summer volunteering in libraries celebrated their achievements recently at Wookey Hole Caves.

Children encouraged to join the library for World Book Day

Children across Somerset will celebrate World Book Day with their local library on Thursday 5 March. The aim of the Day is to encourage children to explore the pleasure of books and reading by providing them with the opportunity to have a book of their own, and encouraging them to join the library where they […]

Get Online at Somerset libraries

Somerset libraries will be helping even more people ‘Get Online’ this October as part of a national annual event. This will be the library service’s biggest ever participation in Get Online Week (13-18 October) following significant investment in the public access computers (the People’s Network) which were upgraded during the summer. This year there will […]