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There is still time to register for RLQ and Small Libraries Workshop 2019

Librarians in conversation at a PD workshop

Realising our potential – 2019 Rural Libraries Queensland (RLQ) and Small Libraries Workshop will be held at State Library of Queensland from Tuesday 30 April to Thursday 2 May 2019, with an optional bus tour to two public libraries on Friday 3 May 2019. The workshop is designed for RLQ libraries and small branch libraries … Read more

Montage live on 1 February 2019

The Rural Libraries Queensland online catalogue will have a new look, feel and experience from 1 February 2019. Montage is the new catalogue for resources in the public library collections managed by State Library of Queensland delivering search results with a user friendly display. State wide collections in Montage include Languages Other than English (LOTE), … Read more

Sarah-Jane spends three days at State Library of Queensland

Sarah-Jane from Goondiwindi Library outside the Lifestyle Exhibition on her visit to State Library of Queensland.

On a recent visit to Brisbane, Sarah-Jane Morris from Goondiwindi Regional Council Library Service met with State Library of Queensland staff to learn more about Rural Libraries Queensland (RLQ) and managing her library. Sarah-Jane is newly employed in public libraries but has 5 years’ experience in the educational library sector. Sarah-Jane is passionate in creatively … Read more

North Burnett Regional Council champions a future focused workforce

Library staff work on iPads at a professional development workshop

Want to learn practical skills for better customer service? Why not attend Future focused workforce: Rural Libraries Queensland professional development (PD) in North Burnett Regional Council? North Burnett Regional Council is hosting PD in partnership with State Library of Queensland (State Library) on Thursday 29 November 2018. This one-day workshop will engage public library staff … Read more

Fun with STEM tech and library core functions at Diamantina Shire Council

Diamantina Shire Council is hosting a three-day professional development (PD) event at Birdsville Library from Tuesday 20 November to Thursday 22 November 2018. During this three-day PD, attendees will explore the fundamentals of day-to-day management of a library branch within the Regional Libraries Queensland (RLQ) network including library collections, circulation, the Aurora library management system … Read more