Libraries Connected believes in the power of libraries to change lives.

Our vision is an inclusive, modern, sustainable and high quality public library service at the heart of every community in the UK. We work to promote the value of libraries, broker national partnerships, share best practice and drive innovation in the sector. 

Made by our members, we represent all the public library services in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Latest News

Delegates at 2019 seminar clapping

This week we will announce the shortlists for the inaugural Libraries Connected Awards 2021, celebrating the achievements of people working in libraries, acknowledging excellence and showcasing good practice. 

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A boy studies a laptop screen.

Libraries Connected are looking for a subject specialist to develop the content for two 30-minute online learning tutorials and liaise with our online learning provider on its production.

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