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


Libraries Connected has been awarded £75,000 from the Arts Council to explore the support required by our regional networks.

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The latest CIPFA figures are extremely worrying for anyone who cares about libraries. 

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