Additional support was generously provided by Julia Chandler, Ben Lee, Colin Gibson, Simon Richardson, and Sophie Lancaster. It’s got a proper screen and projector but its not massive.  In fact, I think getting 80 into it would be a bit of a squeeze.  But its there and it’s got a great programme of events, with a packed leaflet.  But you wouldn’t know it from the truly dire library webpage. Opens at 12:00 PM . This text-only dinosaur of a monstrosity shows all that is bad about a council (not a library) controlled library webpage, https://www.publiclibrariesnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Oldham-Sounds.m4a, https://www.ted.com/participate/organize-a-local-tedx-event/before-you-start/event-types/library-event, The worst nightmare, plus some ancient history from CIPFA, Not a good time to be down by two-thirds? Features and services Special services-External features. Kent and Stockport, Arguments against libraries, arguments for libraries, Key challenges for public libraries and their solutions: library leaders speak, Stock management - A complete beginners guide, Pros: reasons for volunteer "community libraries", List of Staffless / "Open Plus" Libraries in the United Kingdom and beyond. We are excited to reveal our new logo and website. To help us improve GOV.UK, we’d like to know more about your visit today. The Building The Building. The place is well-resourced, with magazines and ordnance survey maps as well as books. Type of library. Oldham Public Library 308 Yager Ave. LaGrange, Kentucky 40031 Map It United States. Oldham Council. The place for teens at the Oldham County Public Library. OMA brings together the work of Gallery Oldham, Oldham Theatre Workshop, Oldham Arts Development and Oldham Local Studies and Archives into one exciting shared venue. Citizens Advice Oldham are temporarily delivering our services by telephone instead of face to face as part of our efforts to … However, due to new regulations, all locations of the Oldham County Public Library will move to curb-side and drive-thru service only starting Nov. 21st. Log in using your library card number and PIN. Public Libraries News by Ian Anstice is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License. The TED oganisation actually have guidance and advice specifically for public library-hosted TEDx events. The Library will be closed for the holidays on: Thursday, Dec. 24th. Tuesday. Opening Hours. Oldham Library and Lifelong Learning Centre has been shortlisted for the 2007 Prime Minister's Better Public Buildings Award. Public libraries and Coronavirus: Tameside, Public library services and Coronavirus: GLL, Imagine a library service with no buildings, we’re living there now. 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All people, and all ideas, are welcome. Computers are free to use for an hour or more and there were plenty of takers.  Those that are overly proud of libraries losing their “shush” image need to remember that a quiet study space is an unique selling point of the library.  In places, things have moved too far away from quiet and the noise actively turns off many library users. 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