We can't afford to use libraries, children think

It Seems schoolchildren in Wales do not know how public libraries work or what they are for, a survey shows.

The National Marketing Strategy survey for libraries in Wales found many children believed they had to pay to borrow books.

Asked how they would sell libraries many primary and secondary pupils told researchers they would try a "buy one get one free" offer, researcher Chris Hillier said.

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Rhymes With Orange

Must see Rhymes with Orange comic strip that deals with this issue.

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