Libraries Week takes place between the 7-12 October to celebrate the nation's much-loved libraries, with a focus in 2019 on celebrating libraries in a digital world. Some key messages for Libraries Week 2019 are: - Libraries are unique community spaces where everyone is welcome.
- Libraries are engaging communities through technology, building digital skills and confidence, and encouraging digital participation and inclusion.
-Libraries create opportunities for all by providing free access to Wi-Fi, computers, reading, activities and support. - Libraries play a central role in building digital and information literacy skills that supports health, wellbeing and education.
- Libraries are supporting local business and enterprise, providing digital skills, information, confidence and connections.
- Visit your library this Libraries Week: Get connected. Get creative. Learn new skills.
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