Scottish Book Trust What’s in it for libraries? Colm Linnane  Francesca Brennan
Who do we work with? <ul><li>Babies and toddlers and their families </li></ul><ul><li>Children & young people </li></ul><u...
Bookbug Programme  <ul><li>Bookbug Packs </li></ul><ul><li>Bookbug Sessions </li></ul><ul><li>Bookbug’s Library Challenge ...
Working with Libraries <ul><li>Major gifting partners </li></ul><ul><li>Information about Bookbug Packs </li></ul><ul><li>...
Chidren’s and Young People’s Programme <ul><li>Meet our Authors </li></ul><ul><li>Scottish Children’s Book Awards </li></u...
What’s in it for libraries? <ul><li>Watch author events </li></ul><ul><li>Voting in Scottish Children’s Book Awards </li><...
General Readers
What’s in it for libraries? <ul><li>Promotion of campaign </li></ul><ul><li>Basis for events </li></ul><ul><li>Work with s...
Reader Development <ul><li>Live Literature Funding. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Funding support for author events in libraries/c...
What’s in it for Libraries? <ul><li>Effective evaluation can provide platform to showcase interesting and successful event...
Learning <ul><li>Exciting time in Scottish Educational sector. </li></ul><ul><li>Creativity at the Heart of the Curriculum...
What’s in it for Libraries? <ul><li>Strong crossover with C&YP programme.  </li></ul><ul><li>Online CPD, video and audio t...
Adult Literacies  <ul><li>Skint! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Scottish Govt, LTS & SBT partnership. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ai...
 
 
What’s in it for Libraries? <ul><li>Potential to work in partnership with Youth and Adult literacies partnerships in your ...
Literature development  <ul><li>Angel Wings by Anne Donovan </li></ul><ul><li>“ What would I say to my 8 year old self” </...
What’s in it for Libraries? <ul><li>Raise/develop awareness of issues surrounding young carers, mental health, relationshi...
Thank You! <ul><li>Questions? </li></ul>
Contact Details <ul><li>Colm Linnane </li></ul><ul><li>Acting Learning Manager </li></ul><ul><li>Tel: 0131-524-167 </li></...
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Colm Linnane & Francesca Brennan - Scottish Book Trust: What's in it for Libraries?

  1. 1. Scottish Book Trust What’s in it for libraries? Colm Linnane Francesca Brennan
  2. 2. Who do we work with? <ul><li>Babies and toddlers and their families </li></ul><ul><li>Children & young people </li></ul><ul><li>Librarians and learning professionals </li></ul><ul><li>Writers </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone else interested in reading and writing! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Bookbug Programme <ul><li>Bookbug Packs </li></ul><ul><li>Bookbug Sessions </li></ul><ul><li>Bookbug’s Library Challenge </li></ul><ul><li>Bookbug on the web </li></ul><ul><li>Awareness-raising and advocacy </li></ul>
  4. 4. Working with Libraries <ul><li>Major gifting partners </li></ul><ul><li>Information about Bookbug Packs </li></ul><ul><li>Bookbug Sessions venue and leaders </li></ul><ul><li>Delivering Bookbug’s Library Challenge </li></ul><ul><li>Encouraging early book-sharing </li></ul><ul><li>Promoting the Bookbug message </li></ul>
  5. 5. Chidren’s and Young People’s Programme <ul><li>Meet our Authors </li></ul><ul><li>Scottish Children’s Book Awards </li></ul><ul><li>One-off events </li></ul><ul><li>Young Writers Awards </li></ul><ul><li>Young Writers Conference </li></ul>
  6. 6. What’s in it for libraries? <ul><li>Watch author events </li></ul><ul><li>Voting in Scottish Children’s Book Awards </li></ul><ul><li>Check the website to host events </li></ul><ul><li>Tony DiTerlizzi </li></ul><ul><li>Promotion </li></ul>
  7. 7. General Readers
  8. 8. What’s in it for libraries? <ul><li>Promotion of campaign </li></ul><ul><li>Basis for events </li></ul><ul><li>Work with schools </li></ul>
  9. 9. Reader Development <ul><li>Live Literature Funding. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Funding support for author events in libraries/communities. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The scheme supports Scottish organisations and their audiences but also authors living and working in Scotland </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>There are over 400 authors eligible and experienced to carry out LLF events (workshops, residencies, book festivals) </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. What’s in it for Libraries? <ul><li>Effective evaluation can provide platform to showcase interesting and successful events. </li></ul><ul><li>Provides important financial backing for Libraries as spaces for readers. </li></ul><ul><li>Potential to engage with reading communities- book group or core customer involvement in funding process. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Learning <ul><li>Exciting time in Scottish Educational sector. </li></ul><ul><li>Creativity at the Heart of the Curriculum. </li></ul><ul><li>Practitioner led innovation. </li></ul><ul><li>Literacy embedded across curriculum. </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborative web technologies present exciting opportunities for writing, sharing opinions & connecting. </li></ul>
  12. 12. What’s in it for Libraries? <ul><li>Strong crossover with C&YP programme. </li></ul><ul><li>Online CPD, video and audio to develop skills in Comic/Graphic Novels, Web 2.0. </li></ul><ul><li>Public libraries have opportunity to enable young people to use web technologies creatively. </li></ul><ul><li>Teaching resources redesign more coherent and accessible. Fully linked to CfE. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Adult Literacies <ul><li>Skint! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Scottish Govt, LTS & SBT partnership. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Aimed at 16-26 year old learners in literacy, numeracy and financial literacy. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Resonates with “More Choices More Chances” and “Skills for Life and Learning” policy imperatives. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Innovative collaboration with Graphic/comic illustration (by Metaphrog) and interactive script dialogue (by Gowan Calder). </li></ul></ul>
  14. 16. What’s in it for Libraries? <ul><li>Potential to work in partnership with Youth and Adult literacies partnerships in your area. </li></ul><ul><li>Gateway for new/emerging readers and learners to explore stock. </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting materials & accessible versions available on web for partially sighted/deaf learners </li></ul><ul><li>Synergies w. Bookbug for young parents. </li></ul>
  15. 17. Literature development <ul><li>Angel Wings by Anne Donovan </li></ul><ul><li>“ What would I say to my 8 year old self” </li></ul><ul><li>Authors use fiction to address real life issues. </li></ul><ul><li>SBT commission & support teaching resources linked to CfE . </li></ul>
  16. 18. What’s in it for Libraries? <ul><li>Raise/develop awareness of issues surrounding young carers, mental health, relationships. </li></ul><ul><li>Resources developed and linked to CfE Experiences and Outcomes. </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting, engaging short fictions could be used in book groups. </li></ul>
  17. 19. Thank You! <ul><li>Questions? </li></ul>
  18. 20. Contact Details <ul><li>Colm Linnane </li></ul><ul><li>Acting Learning Manager </li></ul><ul><li>Tel: 0131-524-167 </li></ul><ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter: @colmsbt </li></ul>

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