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Cardiff Council Libraries Strategy - delivery of the Welsh Public Library Standards

Cabinet approved the ‘Building Resilient Communities Through the Further Development of Communities Hubs’ report in May 2018.


Within the report it proposed a new approach to library services, building on best practice to deliver quality library services and events across the city.


This strategy will demonstrate how Cardiff Council will meet the Welsh Public Library Standards and build on the key themes mentioned within that report, including


·         Books provision and management

·         Heritage, culture and information

·         Children’s literacy and curriculum support

·         Digital creativity

·         Community engagement and well-being


Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/02/2019

Decision due: 20 Feb 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Housing & Communities

Lead director: Corporate Director of People and Communities

Scrutiny Consideration: Amber/Ambr


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