Culture, Media and Sport Committee

Session 2004-05

24 November 2004

Oral evidence session

Public Libraries

The Culture, Media and Sport Committee announced an inquiry into Public Libraries on 26 October 2004.

The Committee took evidence from Ms Miranda McKearney, Director, The Reading Agency Mr John Holden, Head of Culture, Demos, Ms Heather Mills, Idea Store Programme Director London Borough of Tower Hamlets, and Mr Tim Coates, on 17 November.

The next evidence session will take place in the Thatcher Room on Tuesday 30 November at 10.30am. Evidence will be taken from the following witnesses:

at 10.30am

The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals

Society of Chief Librarians

at approx 11.15am

The Audit Commission

at approx 12 noon

Advisory Council on Libraries

Further evidence sessions will be announced in due course.