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Quiz time!

Quiz time

What is the world’s smallest programmable robot? What is the number one reason I’m a Dirty Dinosaur was chosen for the First 5 Forever kits? From which library can you borrow more than 100 board games? How many children and young people registered for the Summer Reading Club in 2016? If you can answer all … Read more

Reconciliation ideas

Colouring Book

Celebrations and acknowledgements for National Reconciliation Week (NRW) abound in public libraries and Indigenous Knowledge Centres this week as we mark two milestones in Australia’s reconciliation journey: the 1967 referendum and the historic Mabo decision. Read on to find out what’s happening across the state, and for more ideas and activities to continue reconciliation in … Read more

STEAMing into the future


Public libraries have long been supporting the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) agenda in interesting and innovative ways. Now, the ALIA Australian Public Library Alliance has created an advocacy document to show everyone just what can be achieved through local government investment and library staff skills and creativity. How Public Libraries Contribute to … Read more