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Libraries are everywhere – this one is at the Airport!

Rockhampton Regional Library Service’s newest “library branch” is the Anytime Library, which provides travellers to and from the region the perfect opportunity to indulge their passion for reading at the Rockhampton Airport. Supplied by FE Technologies the Anytime Library is the first for Australia and New Zealand, offering library members even more convenience to find … Read more

Welcoming entrepreneurs into your library

Naomi Brownless

Showcasing innovative leaders from business, technology, and creative industries is a great way to invite new audiences into your library and support local entrepreneurs on their journey. Game Changers is a Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame initiative presented by State Library of Queensland, QUT Business School and the Queensland Library Foundation. Game Changers  discuss how … Read more

Technology news – a device converting text to speech!

This amazing piece of tech promotes independent reading and is great for users with literacy difficulties such as dyslexia, learning to read, people with ESL needs, LOTE users or for educators and parents assisting students who can’t read. The C-Pen Reader is a pocket-sized, portable, standalone scanner pen or digital highlighter which can be held in … Read more