Monthly Archives: January 2018 Back

Big Ideas for Small Libraries

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Join your colleagues at the State Library of Queensland in April to engage in a unique professional development opportunity for Rural Libraries Queensland (RLQ) and small libraries staff.  Learn to advocate for your library, learn how to design powerful programs and ensure exciting collections, get inspired on a library visit and involve yourself in the … Read more

Could you be an SLQ Fellow in 2018?

Annerley-Stephens History Group were the proud recipients of the John Oxley Library Community History Award in 2017. Photo by Josef Ruckli.

Applications are now open nationwide for several fellowships as part of the 2018 Queensland Memory Awards. They include the prestigious John Oxley Library Fellowship, the Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame Fellowship, Letty Katts Award and four Q ANZAC 100: Memories for a New Generation Fellowships. The aim of the awards and fellowships is to uncover unique … Read more

Doing something innovative in your library? Why not nominate for a National Award for Local Government?

National Awards for Local Government

Entries open 22 January and close on 2 March, 2018 Queensland public libraries are encouraged to submit a nomination for the Awards for Local Government. About the Awards The Awards recognise the important role of local governments in delivering services to Australians in urban and regional communities and celebrate projects that demonstrate leading practice, deliver improved outcomes, … Read more

Review panel EOI for Queensland public library standards and guidelines

Expression of Interest Are public library standards and guidelines important to you? Do you think you can make a valuable contribution to the review of these planning and development tools? Then consider nominating as a representative for the upcoming review of Queensland’s Standards and Guidelines Between January and April 2018 State Library of Queensland will … Read more