Better Broadband Could be “Digital Dividend” from Brexit

September 20, 2017

Rural broadband could also get boost if state aid rules are relaxed in UK Carnegie UK Trust urges Ministers to involve consumers and propose more ambitious vision for UK digital market a...

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British Library to investigate possibility of a ‘single digital presence’ for UK public libraries

August 30, 2017

The British Library is to lead an 18-month scoping project to establish the demand for and possible shape of a ‘single digital presence’ for UK public libraries.Funded by Arts Council England ...

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Now is the time to talk about Kindness

July 26, 2017

The Carnegie UK Trust has today launched a new report, which explores how we can encourage kinder communities. The report finds that it can be hard to talk about kindness and that there are many thing...

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Trust highlights progress of Carnegie Library Lab Partners

July 19, 2017

The Carnegie UK Trust has today published a ‘snapshot’ report , illustrating the progress being achieved by the current cohort of Carnegie Library Lab partners.Carnegie Library Lab is a prog...

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Nine Philanthropists Named Recipients of the 2017 Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy

June 23, 2017

The international family of Carnegie institutions named nine exceptional philanthropists as recipients of the Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy today in recognition of their outstanding and innovative le...

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Reflections on Data Privacy – New Blog Series

June 23, 2017

 The Trust recently undertook a study trip to New York with nine key stakeholders from the library, technology and policy sector to explore the theme of “Public Libraries and Online Data Pr...

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New Carnegie UK Trust report – Fairness Commissions from Shetland to Southampton: The Role of Fairness Commissions in the Enabling State

June 21, 2017

Over the past six years, Fairness Commissions have been established in localities across Great Britain to examine and develop approaches for tackling poverty and inequality in their communities. Today...

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First double American win in historic 80th year of the CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenway Children’s Book Awards

June 20, 2017

The double anniversary year of the CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals saw a historic first. For the first time ever, winners from the United States have triumphed in both categories of the UK’...

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Sir John Elvidge takes on role as Chair of Carnegie UK Trust

May 24, 2017

The former Permanent Secretary of the Scottish Government, Sir John Elvidge, has taken on the role as Chair of Dunfermline-based philanthropic organisation, the Carnegie UK Trust. He takes over the ro...

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Carnegie UK Trust and SLIC Commission Impact Research

May 12, 2017

The Carnegie UK Trust in partnership with The Scottish Library and Information Council has commissioned the Library and Information Statistics Unit (LISU) at Loughborough University to conduct res...

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