A post launch update (1)
We'll send some updates over the coming weeks, but not too many, we promise!
Thank you again to everybody for your support during the launch - one of the updates... Read more
We've sent out Library A to Z materials to over 100 political figures, all but a handful of whom should have received them by now! So, please help us draw... Read more
Time to start nagging politicians?
We've had a fab start to the launch so far this week, especially on twitter from fellow librarians :)
However, now is the time to start nagging those politicians...
Most... Read more
Launch week has started!
Hi everyone! Launch week is upon us… We’ve summarised some of the people we’ve sent materials to below. It’d be great if you could also contact politicians during the week,... Read more
Politicians' Packages Primed and ready for Posting...
These are 53 packages ready to be posted to political figures - they will be posted first class today so that most should be received Monday 17th, the start of... Read more
L is for ... Launch!
We're getting ready for the launch (w.c. 17th November!) and are starting the process of sending out materials This week (so far) we've put materials in the post to nearly... Read more
Library A to Z - free promotional material & the launch!
We are very pleased to announce that the Library A to Z is ready to launch.
As you know, the Library A to Z is focused on free... Read more
D is for ... "Digital versions of the posters!"
We're pretty much there with the posters! The digital versions for you to edit (if you wish) and print off should be available over the next few days :) The... Read more
Quick post update!
Just a quick update - I managed to get over half the packages of backer rewards to my local post office before they closed yesterday afternoon, the rest I'll take... Read more
P is for... POSTMAN!
It's taken a week or two longer than I hoped, but the books have *just* arrived from the printers! So I'll be stuffing envelopes and posting them off over the... Read more
B is for book...
The book is nearly done ... just in final tweaking stage! It will then need a final proof sorting before we go to print properly (in 2 or 3 weeks... Read more
ALL the illustrations... and a plea!
We're just waiting for some tweaks to the illustrations before prepping all the rewards materials! In the meantime, we thought you might like to see the full set of letters,... Read more
F is for ... "full steam ahead".
Josh has sent us the full A to Z of illustrations and they look great! We're just going through them, checking for any tweaks that might be wanted, then we... Read more
H is for "Heard from Josh and..."
We've heard from Josh (the illustrator) and it sounds like he is on track to finish the illustrations in roughly 1 week! So once we have them all, we'll be... Read more
E is for everything coming along nicely!
Everything is progressing well so far - Josh is cracking on with the letters and is on target so far to finish by the end of June.
We've ordered the... Read more
We're funded with an amazing total! Thank you all :D
We'll send out a series of updates over the coming months - but will try not to overwhelm you all.... Read more
New Stretch Goals!
We have two new stretch goals to announce!
We're not far off the £4,500 mark at the moment, if we get there we will send each person with a pledge... Read more
Stretch Goals met!
We've met two of our stretch goals today, thanks to The Library Campaign!
We can now pay a graphic designer to produce a series of posters using the illustrations and... Read more
The Library Campaign is our key sponsor!
We're really pleased to announce that The Library Campaign is our key organisational sponsor. We had one slot available at this level and we are really pleased it has gone... Read more
For anyone who is a member of CILIP (the UK professional organisation for librarians and information professionals), you'll see our campaign on page 5 of CILIP Update today.
They've put... Read more
I'm pleased to announce the winner of the Lego Minifig was Jo, picked at random from the first 100 backers! I have a small number of unique Minifigs (with the... Read more
Great news! We're 100% funded!!!
I got back to the UK from a US conference on Monday, collapsed into bed early and missed us hitting the 100% mark - a... Read more
As we get close to hitting the target, it gets more important we finish the full A-Z of words we'll use as the basis for everything! Can you add anything... Read more
Yay! We're a quarter of the way through the campain (7.5 days out of 30) and we've just become three quarters (75%) funded! Thank you to all the backers and... Read more
First 50 backers!
We have 50 backers in just over 3 days of the campaign and are roughly halfway to our first target - the campaign lasts 30 days, does that mean we'll... Read more