Category Archives: Eresources Back

Refresh your eresources skills with a webinar

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Join the Back to school eresource refresher webinar on Thursday 23rd Jan 2020 1-1.45pm to explore State Library Information Collections including eresources – discoverable through One Search – State Library’s online catalogue. Refresh your search skills before school goes back. There’s lots to discover in State Library’s digital collections – ebooks, articles, newspapers, images and … Read more

Engage young library members with multimedia

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Join us on Thursday 24 October 1-1.45pm to explore online resources that engage young library members with multimedia and develop literacies. Resources and apps available to all public libraries in Queensland will be presented, including Animalia, Kanopy and National Geographic Kids. Build your confidence promoting these resources and their benefits to young people and their … Read more

Booker Prize has two winners

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The annual Booker Prize for English language fiction is among the world’s most prestigious literary awards. This year, judges awarded the prize to two authors, Bernardine Evaristo’s eighth book of fiction Girl, Woman, Other and Margaret Atwood for The Testaments. Evaristo is Professor of Creative Writing at Brunel University London. Girl, Woman, Other is described … Read more