via My Library By Right | CILIP.
My Library By Right is the new CILIP advocacy campaign in support of public libraries in England. My Library My Right is campaigning for:
- The public’s rights to libraries to be recognised and respected
- Public libraries to be treated as the statutory services they are
- The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) to carry out their legal duties under the 1964 Public Libraries and Museums Act
- Statutory guidance for local authorities on their duties under the 1964 Public Libraries and Museums Act from DCMS, with support from CILIP and the library and information profession
Click the link for more information about how you can get involved, and sign the petition here.