Monthly Archives: November 2013

E-magazine service launches in Welsh public libraries

Today (27th November 2013) the Minister for Culture and Sport launched a new free digital e-magazine service in Welsh public libraries at Canton library in Cardiff. The service (provided by Zinio) has over 250 top magazine titles on almost every … Continue reading

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Long time, no post

It’s been three weeks since the last blog post, and much as I love blogging, I just haven’t been able to get down to writing any recently. But I hope to change that in the next few weeks. Part of … Continue reading

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New colleague Jemma – guest post

Today I have a guest post from a new colleague who will tell you about herself and the work she’ll be doing at CyMAL. Read on for a cake reference too. Over to Jemma: —o0o— Hi all! Alyson invited me … Continue reading

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The Lords, libraries and ACE

The House of Lords in London debated public libraries last week. You can read the full transcript online on the Parliament UK website. Libraries are a devolved issue in the UK meaning that Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland set their own … Continue reading

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