Tag Archives: health

Again, ‘Reading is good for you’…

We’ve said it before: “Reading is good for you” And as President Barack Obama once said, “the moment that we persuade a child, any child, to cross that threshold, that magic threshold into a library, we change their lives forever, for … Continue reading

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Your wellbeing! #LoveLibraries… …better than chocolate!

Another batch of tasty bookmark designs for local libraries – feel good without the guilt! “A significant association was also found between frequent library use and reported wellbeing.” So says the DCMS study; Quantifying and Valuing the Wellbeing Impacts of Culture and … Continue reading

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Reading is good for you!

We’ve created a suite of nine a ‘Reading is good for you’ designs each highlighting a specific point. This is a development of the ‘Reading is good for you’ bookmarks that we’ve produced for Cornwall Libraries {here}. Reduce stress  Get lost in a good novel … Continue reading

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Reading is good for you…

…so say Cornwall’s libraries!   So say all libraries…  and so say all of us! As elsewhere, Cornwall’s made great use of their library bookmark campaigns backed by Healthwatch Cornwall. Cornwall’s bookmarks promote the health and well being benefits of reading. Healthwatch Cornwall are backing … Continue reading

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An apple a day, keeps the doctor away… (a good book can also help!)

A good book can be good for you… and our libraries know that better than most! Public Libraries’ Health and Well-being collections are frequently promoted using their promotional bookmarks. You can see a selection of Health campaigns here: Health and Wellbeing Library Bookmark … Continue reading

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A selection of campaigns – 2013

Throughout 2013 many sponsors have realised investments in targeted bookmark campaigns. As mentioned libraries and schools across the country made great use of their bookmarks last year.  Their bookmarks have always been recognised as a valuable tool to share news and … Continue reading

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Food Safety

In these days of convenience and processed foods, old ‘common sense’ often needs reinforcement! Food Safety in the home… We’ve updated these 1930’s Food Safety bookmarks from The Central Council for Health Education. Thanks to Mrs Barbara Smith of Lincolnshire … Continue reading

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