Blog Posts tagged: refugees

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Bookbug for All: Supporting Afghani Refugees in South Ayrshire

Discover more about the challenges facing a project in South Ayrshire which helped to integrate 12 Afghani families into the community with the help of Bookbug

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How Libraries Help Refugees

Jennifer Horan is a network librarian in the Kemnay/Kintore area and a key voice in library advocacy in Scotland. In this blog post she describes the role her library has played in helping refugees settle and pick up the skills they need to integrate, as well as providing a welcoming and peaceful community space for those most in need of it.

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BWS Day 7: Where Did the Week Go?

Nicola's thoughts on BWS 2012

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