Literature and publishing
Arts Council England has today, Monday 25 February, released the findings and recommendations from an independent evaluation of the £1.2 million Creative Writing in Schools programme, which was delivered by partners First Story and Paper Nations.
Today has concluded, in the El Águila Cultural Complex (Madrid), the annual meeting of the Library Cooperation Council (CCB), in which all administrations with competence in the field of libraries participate. The meeting was organized by the General Directorate of the Book and Promotion of Reading and chaired by the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Culture and Sports, Javier García Fernández.
Hoy ha concluido, en el Complejo Cultural El Águila (Madrid), la reunión anual del Consejo de Cooperación Bibliotecaria (CCB), en el que participan todas las administraciones con competencia en materia de bibliotecas. La reunión ha sido organizada por la Dirección General del Libro y Fomento de la Lectura y presidida por el Subsecretario del Ministerio de Cultura y Deporte, Javier García Fernández.
Chinese readers, many of whom had switched to e-reading devices and online bookstores, are now flocking back to traditional stores as they are offering a wider range of new products, the China Daily reported Monday.
The renovation of the library is the latest episode in cultural cooperation between Egypt and the United Arab Emirates.
On February 8, 2019, at the 11th session of the Croatian Parliament, the Law on Libraries and Library Activities was adopted. The Law on Libraries and Library Activities regulates library activity, the establishment and termination of libraries, the organization and management of libraries, types of libraries, the work of the National and University Library in Zagreb and the library system of the Republic of Croatia and other matters of importance for carrying out library activities.