UK authors and librarians’ open letter to Education Secretary: stop closing school libraries!

"The professional association for UK librarians says that 30% of school librarians have been made redundant since 2008. A typical school that lost its librarian went from lending 1,508 books to pupils a year with a librarian; and only 48 books after the librarian had been axed. The UK is the only OECD nation in … Continue reading UK authors and librarians’ open letter to Education Secretary: stop closing school libraries!