Future of Public Library Services


Public library services are valued and trusted resources at the heart of communities. They foster learning and social, cultural and economic wellbeing. Making a Difference: Libraries, Lockdown and Looking Ahead...

Public Libraries: A Route to Wellbeing


This Sunday, 11 August, marks 100 years since the death of our founder, the great Scottish-American philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. In recognition of this historical landmark we are publishing a special...

Celebrating the Carnegie Legacy in 2017


On 19 June in London, CILIP will be celebrating the 80th anniversary of the CILIP-Carnegie Medal – the UK’s oldest and most prestigious children’s book awards. Meanwhile, here in Dunfermline,...

Celebrating the Carnegie Legacy in 2017


On 19 June in London, CILIP will be celebrating the 80th anniversary of the CILIP-Carnegie Medal – the UK’s oldest and most prestigious children’s book awards. Meanwhile, here in Dunfermline,...

Jenny Peachey


Jenny leads the Trust’s Future of Public Libraries work. In this role she has published a series of policy and research reports on public libraries in the UK and Ireland, contributed...