How do you manage the diverse responsibilities of volunteers in your library?

“It is time to re-assert the value, role and purpose of public libraries and point to how they can respond to change in order to remain at the heart of the community.” - Arts Council England It is obvious that the UK’s public library landscape is undergoing a great deal of change and change brings [...]

2017-08-03T11:53:05+00:00 21 February 2017|Blog|

Free Webinar, with Marshall Breeding

We would like to invite you to join us at a free Webinar, with special guest presenter Marshall Breeding, creator of Library Technology Guides and libraries.org. What you can expect: Marshall has recently conducted an international study of library systems currently in use. The study is an objective look at the user experience of different library systems used around the [...]

2017-02-17T08:25:28+00:00 17 February 2017|Blog, News|

What did your library get up to on National Libraries Day?

As most of you will know, it was the fifth annual National Libraries Day this Saturday gone and it is being hailed as the biggest ever, with over 850 events happening in libraries up and down the country. In a testing time for public libraries, the underlying goal of this campaign is to show authorities [...]

2016-02-09T13:59:46+00:00 9 February 2016|Blog|

Authors Highlight Importance of Public Libraries in Radio 6 Music Special

Those who follow us on Twitter may have noticed, last week, a string of quotes that we posted of authors discussing where their love of libraries comes from. We love libraries at Axiell as well and, being a regular listener to BBC Radio 6 Music, I'm glad we could share with you some snippets of [...]

2016-10-20T04:57:30+00:00 16 September 2015|Blog|