Changing Challenge to Opportunity

Thursday 3rd & Friday 4th March 2016

Let us take you to the EDGE of excellence and beyond!

Be Inspired:   Be Challenged:  Be Honoured:

The Importance of EDGE

The Scottish Government believes it is vital that adequate library services are in place across Scotland.  Libraries offer crucial support to help people themselves – to support literacy, digital participation, learning, employability, health, culture & leisure – they can improve the quality of people’s lives and support them to engage in the democratic process.  We are fully aware of the commitment that local authorities have to maintaining good quality, innovative library services and Edinburgh City Council is at the forefront of this, having developed the EDGE conference as an opportunity to share good practice and discuss future developments.

Can you afford to miss it?

Join us at this year’s EDGE 2016 Conference. You will be enthused and encouraged by enjoying our wide variety of interesting and dynamic speakers. You’ll hit the ground running with our Changing Challenge to Opportunity. Let us help you to deliver a bigger, better and stronger library service in 2016.


EDGE is about sharing and developing good practice and ideas to confidently embrace the challenges of change and reform.

Edinburgh City Libraries again present a programme of topics, speakers, and panel discussions showcasing and stimulating innovation in public services.


EDGE is not about preaching to the converted, so our unique offer of :-

Book 2 places and receive 10% discount and bring your ELECTED MEMBER to the full conference sessions and Gala Dinner as our guest (worth £350) is a valuable asset for political buy in.

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