Professional Development opportunity in Gladstone Regional Council

Want to learn more about how to engage library users; advocate for your library; and learn to interpret and use data in meaningful ways?

Gladstone Regional Council in partnership with the State Library of Queensland (State Library) is hosting Engaging your community with deeply local approaches professional development (PD) on Wednesday 21 November from 8.45am-3pm.

State Library professional development session

Content will include:

  • Targeting community needs: Use the Creative Spaces Impact Framework to assist in the development of objectives and outcomes for creative activity
  • Use the WELCOME Toolkit to develop effective engagement strategies
  • Diving into data
  • Advocating for your library

Visit the Public Libraries Connect (PLC) Training Calendar for more information and related resources.


Eventbrite bookings are open so please register today.

Travel Bursary

If you plan on travelling to attend this event why not apply for a Travel Bursary?

The State Library is offering travel bursaries to Councils to allow individuals from regional Queensland public libraries and  Indigenous Knowledge Centres (IKC) to participate in the regional PD events offered by the State Library (or in partnership with the State Library) being held in locations across Queensland. To apply, simply visit the PLC training calendar, download the relevant application form and submit to