Monthly Archives: August 2017 Back

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 and positive conversation. He asked about my background, possibly assuming I had grounding in information technology, and he seemed a little surprised when I said … Read more

2017 QPLA Conference: three great opportunities available

Registrations are now open for the 2017 QPLA Conference:  libraries colour my life. The Local Government Authority Award recognises the Queensland Local Government Authority that most demonstrates outstanding community service through delivery of an individual program or service. The Award winner will receive $1,000 for their Library service. Applications close 1 September 2017.  The winner will … Read more

Keeping up-to-date

In the Libraries

Do you like to be in the know with what other Australian public libraries are doing? Subscribe to the NSW public libraries update (which is like PLConnect) In the Libraries e-newsletter. Sent by email four times a year, the e-newsletter features short articles and photos, giving an up-to-date snapshot of what’s happening in NSW public … Read more