Tag: UC2 – Autumn 2011

In defence of public libraries

Save our libraries - a meeting to stop the closure of the York Gardens Library in the heart of a deprived part of Wandsworth

IAN SEARLE argues the mass closure of public libraries in some areas of Britain will damage most sorts of learning – but the worst hit will be the sort of learning that people do because they want to do it, not because they need it for their career.