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Youth Libraries Group Scotland

The Youth Libraries Group Scotland (YLGS) is the Scottish division of the YLG, a special interest group of CILIP. Members are drawn from library and information professionals across Scotland who are involved with, or interested in, library services for children and young people.

The YLGS committee includes librarians from different sectors from all over Scotland.  If you are interested in becoming involved in the committee’s work, please contact

YLGS Committee 2019

Chair/ CILIPS rep Jennifer Horan Postgraduate Researcher, University of Glasgow. Favourite children’s book: Winnie the Pooh by A.A Milne

Vice Chair/ 2018/19 CKG rep– Lisa Penman Service development supervisor, Libraries (young people), Fife. Favourite children’s book: Heidi by Johanna Spyri

Mailing list- Gill Swales Favourite children’s book(s): The Malory Towers series by Enid Blyton

Treasurer– Vacant position. Please contact if you wish to join the committee.

YLG National rep/ CILIPS rep/ Outreach and events coordinator– Jill Reid Network Librarian, Aberdeenshire. Favourite children’s book(s): The Babysitters Club series by Ann M. Martin

Social media/email and web editors– Mhairi Cook: Lifelong learning coordinator, North Ayrshire. Favourite children’s book: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Networking manager– Yvonne Manning Principal librarian, Falkirk. Favourite children’s book: Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Committee members

Ruth Fry

Bill Plain





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