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Monday 21 August 2017

Summer Reading Club: GAME ON! Get ready, join in and read on for more ideas

This year’s Summer Reading Club theme is GAME ON. Libraries across the country are looking forward to a summer celebration of sports, games, technology and team spirit as they encourage… read more

Monday 21 August 2017

Romancing the Library Card

Do remember how special it was when you received your first library card? My first library card was made of white cardboard and the librarian typed my name on it… read more

Friday 18 August 2017

Five things I’ve learned working with IT in public libraries

I had a conversation with our council’s recently appointed Chief Information Officer.  We shared information and ideas, and found common ground on issues big and small. It was a constructive… read more

Thursday 17 August 2017

Setting up an adult literacy volunteer program in your library

The Reading Writing Hotline spoke with two libraries in NSW about the benefits of starting a volunteer literacy program for adult learners – here’s an edited version of their discussion:… read more

Tuesday 15 August 2017

August is National Family History Month

State Library of Queensland’s (SLQ) family history resources include ebooks, photographs and digitised items and as it is National Family History Month these resources can assist with your activities and… read more

Monday 14 August 2017

Helpful hints for hosting your own Fun Palace

The next Fun Palace weekend is just around the corner on 7th & 8th October. If you would like to explore hands-on, participatory activities, and encourage people in your community… read more

Last updated
4th May 2017