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The Man Booker Prize 2017 winner announced

October 18, 2017

'Lincoln in the Bardo' by George Saunders has been named winner of the 2017 Man Booker Prize.

From the Library- AK Bell Library, Perth

October 15, 2017
by Anna Marshall

In the final instalment of our Libraries Week 2017 series, SRB chats to the staff of The AK Bell Library about helping adults learn to read, Alice in Wonderland, and of course- cake.

From the Library- East Lothian Libraries

October 14, 2017

In celebration of Libraries Week 2017 SRB chats to libraries across Scotland. Today the staff of East Lothian Libraries talk to us about sexing goldfish, dressing up, and why libraries are no longer all about the sshhh!!!

From the Library- Elgin Library

October 13, 2017

In celebration of Libraries Week 2017 SRB chats to libraries across Scotland. Today the staff of Elgin Library talk to us about bacon rolls, ducks, and the rewards of helping children learn the joy of reading.

2017 Saltire Literary Awards Shortlist Unveiled

October 13, 2017

The shortlists for the seven awards that make up the 2017 Saltire Literary Awards were officially announced at an event hosted at the Edinburgh West End branch of Waterstones yesterday.

From the Library- Glasgow Women’s Library

October 12, 2017
by Anna Marshall

In celebration of Libraries Week 2017 SRB chats to libraries across Scotland. Today the staff of Glasgow Women's Library talk to us about donated books, their all woman team, and the importance of volunteers.

From the Library- Scottish Poetry Library

October 11, 2017
by Anna Marshall

In celebration of Libraries Week 2017 SRB chats to libraries across Scotland. Today the staff of The Scottish Poetry Library talk to us about flavoured tea, their global reach, and why they love what they do.

Dundee International Book Prize Cancelled

October 11, 2017

The University of Dundee and Dundee City Council have today issued a statement announcing the cancellation of this year's Dundee International Book Prize.

From the Library- Central Library

October 10, 2017
by Anna Marshall

In celebration of Libraries Week 2017 SRB chats to libraries across Scotland. Today the staff of Edinburgh's Central Library talk to us about their beautiful building and hard-working staff.

From the Library- Orkney Library

October 9, 2017
by Anna Marshall

In celebration of Libraries Week 2017 SRB chats to libraries across Scotland. Today the staff of Orkney Library let us behind the scenes.