23rd September 2019

Pop in to the pop-up

4th September 2019 0
An eye-catching “pop-up” vehicle is out and about in Somerset offering activities and high-tech wizardry throughout the county. Somerset Libraries’ new outreach vehicle is kitted-out with some of the cutting-edge technology which is fast becoming […]

Somerset Libraries shortlisted for Digital 100 Awards

1st May 2019 0
The Somerset Digital Skills Talent Academy, hosted by Glass Box, Somerset Libraries, has made the shortlist for the Digital 100 Awards Finalists. Digital Leaders, the nationwide programme for promoting effective, long-term digital transformation across government, […]

Quentin Blake’s Magic comes to Somerset Libraries

26th April 2019 0
The Librarian Theatre is touring Somerset Libraries this Summer, presenting ‘The Green Ship’ by Quentin Blake. The theatre production of the book is their first ever stage adaptation; they are undertaking an epic 50-show tour […]

Make mischief at Somerset Libraries

14th July 2018 0
All Somerset’s libraries are inviting children to become Mischief Makers in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, celebrating the 80th anniversary of The Beano. Starting in Somerset libraries from today (Saturday 14 July), all children have to do […]

Make your mark at Taunton’s Glass Box

13th July 2018 0
Visitors to Taunton Library’s Glass Box will be able to bag themselves self-branded t-shirts and bags this month. They can try out some of its digital technology and ‘maker space’ equipment in the digital skills hub […]

Ready to help make mischief?

6th June 2018 0
Volunteers are needed to pass along their love of reading to children and young people during this year’s ‘Mischief Maker’s’ Summer Reading Challenge taking place across all Somerset Libraries. Last year over 7,700 Somerset children […]

Young people invited to have their say!

5th May 2018 0
Children and young people across Somerset are being urged to have their say on the future of Somerset libraries services until Wednesday 13 June. Over 3,970 responses to the consultation have been received so far, […]

All Somerset libraries now have free Wi-Fi

11th November 2015 0
All 34 Somerset libraries now offer free Wi-Fi access to library members and visitors following a decision made by Somerset County Council Cabinet Members in March this year. The investment in Wi-Fi and other improved […]
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