Queensland Local Studies Group in June 2018

Queensland Local Studies Group in June 2018

Queensland Local Studies Group members from the South East corner of the state met in June 2018 following an invitation by Brisbane City Council Archivist Annabel Lloyd to host the meeting. The minutes of the meeting are available online, including the presentation by Jill Rogers, Repository Resource Librarian and Service Manager, Digital Collections at Queensland … Read more

Learn how to use the SLQ wiki and Free and Open Software to boost your library’s creativity!

Workshop

Moreton Bay Regional Council (MBRC) in partnership with State Library of Queensland (State Library) is offering a one day workshop for public library and Indigenous Knowledge Centre (IKC) staff on 31 August 2018. Wikis and Free and Open Source Software will explore the history and purpose of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) software and … Read more

Kaboom! Pow! CapriCon Steampunk and Pop Culture Convention 2018 at Rocky

Cosplay at the Library

Superheroes clad in colourful suits waited with pint-sized princesses along with literally hundreds of other people in cosplay as they gathered outside the Rockhampton Regional Library at 8.30am on a Saturday morning before the doors opened to the highly anticipated CapriCon: Steampunk and Pop-Culture Convention on 7 April 2018. Rockhampton Regional Libraries turned on a … Read more

Connecting with Collections

Baby sitting on books laughing

Webinar July 26 1pm “While other early childhood professionals acknowledge the importance of reading as part of the learning experience, only libraries open up a world of books, a lifetime’s supply of free reading materials and other resources. Public libraries are the only government-funded agency available to children from babyhood, providing year-round, free access to … Read more