Reading for the world: Locking up freedom
A specially written story by Beverley Naidoo
Reading habits of children and young people
Are we taking part in fewer cultural activities... or just changing how we are experiencing them?
72% of people enjoy reading - but 6% think it is pointless!
Libraries should survive if only to enlighten us
The argument for keeping libraries shouldn't be based on finance but on the ways they contribute to our lives
Who visited and why
Time for a quiet rebellion over library closures
Libraries matter - and we need to find effective ways of showing it - says comedian Robin Ince
Many young people in the UK don't enjoy reading - how much does this matter?
Filling in a digital black hole
Research shows we are suffering from personal 'digital disorder' by relying on technology to store all our memories.