Issue details

Library Transformation Strategy and Reductions

A library strategy is required in order to help release the power and assets within communities to meet local need The strategy outlines how the library service will adapt to changing circumstances, opportunities and demands, and will assist councillors, senior officers, library professionals, stakeholders, communities and customers to understand the role that library services can play in delivering other priorities and shared objectives. The report will include reductions in the library estate in order to make essential savings and related mitigations.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/02/2021

Decision due: 27 May 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Deputy Leader of the Council, Resident and Leisure Services, HR, IT, Legal, Performance Management and Windsor

Contact: Adele Taylor, Director of Resources Email:

Consultation process

Internal and External

Has/have the Lead Member(s) agreed to the item being added?: Yes