Lynn Clark: “When in doubt, go to the library” Webinar Transcript
“ When in doubt, go to the library” J.K.Rowling Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets
North Lanarkshire Libraries
23 Libraries and
6 Mobile libraries
There will be a library near you!
Book Bug Sessions
School class visits
13-year-old Shabri Cummings
"This is like my sanctuary, it gives me thinking time."
Mobile Library 3 Mobile Library vehicles, all with disabled access, make weekly visits to 180 locations in the district.
Free Internet and Wireless
Finding every day activities difficult to manage? Or Living with a long term condition or disability?
Making Life Easier is an online service offering advice, information and direct access to simple pieces of equipment and adaptations for people living in North Lanarkshire .
Changing Places Adapted toilets in the community to help people with profound and multiple learning disabilities and their carers, as well as many other disabled people enjoy the day to day activities many of us take for granted. North Lanarkshire Council have invested in these types of facilities
Words Book Festival Mushaira
Keith Richards, guitarist, The Rolling Stones
"When you are growing up there are two institutional places that affect you most powerfully: the church, which belongs to God, and the public library, which belongs to you. The public library is a great equalizer."
All 50 Libraries across Lanarkshire have over 60 titles aimed at both helping people overcome problems and get the most from life, from parenting to older people.
“ I was able to understand what I was experiencing and why I felt the way I did. It also took away all the fears I had”
“ Now I’m able to cope and learned how to relax. I have a more positive outlook now. All the information has been very helpful and has changed my life.”