Library cuts could last a decade

The severe pressures on local authority budgets that threaten the public library service could last a decade, delegates were warned […]

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The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown: A Global Phenomenon?

Since release on 15 September 1.9m copies have been sold worldwide. http://www.nielsenbookscan.co.uk/press.php?release_id=44

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OUP Book Sale Underway

The Oxford University Press Book Sale is underway until March 3, 2009, with 50-75% savings on selected titles

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Julia Gregson’s “East of the Sun” wins award

Julia Gregson’s “East of the Sun”, a story about love, friendship and adventure, has won the Romantic Novel of the […]

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Free downloads for libraries in the UK

BBC Audiobooks are to be made available as free downloads for libraries in the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, Australia and […]

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Easier stock management with smartsm

The latest version of smartsm launched recently enables users to carry out stock management taking full advantage of RFID solutions. […]

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New website from Random House

AuthorsPlace is a new website from Random House. “We’ve invited our authors to create their own unique profile pages on […]

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Axiell enables Syndetic Solutions for catalogue enrichment

Bowker is delighted to announce that public libraries using the OpenGalaxy integrated library management system from Axiell UK (formerly DS), […]

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Readers flock to Libraries

Yes it’s true! Readers flock to libraries as ‘money is tight’ The fortune of libraries north of the border has […]

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Sainsbury’s Launch Own-Brand Book Club

Sainsbury’s is launching an own-brand book club in an exclusive partnership with ­HarperCollins. Under the arrangement the supermarket will promote […]

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Yet another record month for smartsm

http://www.smartsm.com/News.html December saw another record month for smartsm with no fewer than 8 public libraries subscribing to the system. Linda […]

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Great end of year results for The Reading Agency

As the National Year of Reading draws to a close, The Reading Agency is delighted to announce major 2008 successes […]

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