UK librarians & local council skeptical of charity’s criticism

chicago_librarian writes “UK libraries out of use by 2020? Not likely, but the criticism might spur development in services.

‘Library bosses are to hold talks with the expert who singled out their service in a highly-critical report on the nation’s book-lenders.’

See the article from the BBC here.

(The libraries in question have an excellent web site of their own. Upcoming events include a library sale of Playstation Games withdrawn from the collection!)”