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Old Town Library and the Studio Café are open in the Arts Centre, Devizes Road

Library information : Please Click here  to see the extended Opening Hours and the Hours when there will be Staff in our library to assist you.  Story-Time is on Tuesdays from 2.30 pm.

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The Good Library Manual

Please Click on menu item 'Latest News' for all the latest national and local press reports

Documents : for you to view or request

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Please click  here   for the Ombudsman's Response to our 2009 Complaint against Swindon Borough Council
Please Click  here to read extracts from a 2009 Freedom of Information Act Request
Please Click here to read the Libraries and Museums Act 1964, with all amendments
Please click  here  to read  The Wirral Inquiry Report (November 2009)

Other Documents and Reports :

Please e-mail me a copy of the UNISON People's Inquiry Report : April 2010
Please e-mail me a copy of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) summary performance data 2008-09
Please e-mail me a copy of the DCMS Library Review Consultation Document, 'Empower, Inform, Enrich' : 1st December 2009
Please e-mail me a copy of the All Party Parliamentary Group Report on 'Libraries, Literacy and Information Management' : September 2009

11th November : Yorkshire Post : 'Library Service may go Private as City seeks to Slash Budget'.    11th November : BBC News : 'Dumfries and Galloway Library Closures in Cut Proposals'.    10th November : Harrow Times : 'Half Brent's Libraries Facing the Chop'.    10th November : London Evening Standard : '130 Libraries in the Capital Face Axe in Spending Cuts'.    10th November : Bucks Free Press : 'Public asked Views over Community Libraries as Bosses Seek to Save Nearly £700k'.    9th November : The Bookseller : 'Libraries Hit in Hounslow, Bucks and Stoke-on-Trent'.    9th November : Hounslow Chronicle : 'Housnlow Libraries take Jobs Hit'.  [all on 'Latest News']