Tag Archives: library

Who knows where a book might take you?

For more than 15 years we’ve been supporting libraries with their promotional bookmarks advocating the various services that libraries offer. #LoveLibraries is a tag that Welsh Libraries have been sharing – it’s something that millions do! Libraries throughout the country are keen to make … Continue reading

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The heart of the community…

While walking with the folks in the Cotswolds this weekend I was reminded of people’s need to read, and the fact that communities use a ‘third place‘ whether as a water-cooler moment or a refuge away from home…  “escape with a … Continue reading

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Your wellbeing! Reading… it’s better than choc!

I recently created these tasty bookmark designs for local libraries – feel good without the guilt! If you don’t do dancing or swimming then pop to the library! “A significant association was also found between frequent library use and reported … Continue reading

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Reading takes you further…

Children who read for pleasure are likely to do better in maths and English, research suggests. The study, indicated reading for pleasure was more important to a child’s development than how educated their parents were. See more here: Institute of Education, London University … Continue reading

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NO!! …yes! Hava banana!

NO!  They’ve seen it all, from banana peel to bacon. Alas, there is an alternative! Last year we worked with libraries across the country who made great use of their Library Bookmarks.  Their bookmarks have always been recognised as a … Continue reading

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Opening Hours

As you’ll have gathered libraries are using their bookmarks to promote many services – from children’s Bounce and Rhyme Times to Local Archives, Family History to Internet Resources, Online Catalogues to Phone Apps and News Subscriptions… But the ever popular Opening Hours bookmark is one … Continue reading

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The route home to mum…

Could the route home to mum be more simple?

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North Lanarkshire Libraries – ‘Encounters’

For many years North Lanarkshire Libraries have made great use of their promotional Library Bookmarks. As a direct result, the advertisers who appear on the bookmarks have derived excellent value from their investment, and many use the this method of … Continue reading

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Children’s Designs – design a bookmark competitions

Out of the books of babes! Many libraries that we work with have run “Design a Bookmark” competitions. The results are often illuminating and evoke a love for the mystery of books and discovery, that we adults all too often forget. … Continue reading

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Something to play with…

We all like something to pay with, be it bubble-wrap, beer mats or blue-tack… Bookmarks can utilise this hand-based habit with engaging puzzles, pop-outs and pastimes! Unique formats like our road safety “reaction tester” and six-page “phone card” have proved … Continue reading

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