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Library news

Libraries - Opening times over the Spring Bank Holiday

21 May 2018

All libraries will be closed on Monday 28 May, except for Highley, which will be open 9am – 2pm. Mobile Libraries will not be in service.

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Shropshire Libraries are launching Kooth in their branches

02 May 2018

Kooth is a free online counselling and emotional well-being platform for children and young people accessible through mobile, tablet and desktop.

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Easter 2018

29 March 2018

Bank holiday library closure information...

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Shropshire Libraries are Autism Friendly Libraries!

26 March 2018

Autism Friendly Libraries film for library staff across England featuring children, young people and their parents and families talking about the impact public libraries have on their lives

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Libraries online catalogue maintenance

30 January 2018

Scheduled maintenance for the libraries online catalogue system will take place between 10pm on Tuesday 30 January and 1am Friday 2 February

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Shropshire Libraries to host Human Library events to challenge stigma

14 December 2017

Shropshire Libraries have teamed up with the Human Library™, an international organisation and movement, to set up a Human Library™ book depot in Shropshire.

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Shropshire Libraries wins award for Picture This project

18 October 2017

A young people’s arts project run by Shropshire Libraries and Ignition CIC has won the Bronze Marketing Excellence Award 2017 from CILIP’s (Chartered Institute of Librarians and Information Professionals) Publicity and Public Relations Group (PPRG).

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August bank holiday closing

25 August 2017

Please note that all Shropshire libraries except Highley will be closed on Monday 28 August. Highley will be open from 10am - 4pm.

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Summer reading challenge 2017

19 July 2017

Get involved in this year's challenge, just sign up, read four books and give us your review!

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A Taste of Spain!

07 July 2017

Join us for the launch of Shropshire Libraries’ Big Summer of Reading with a special presentation by local author Diana Rosie.

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