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A picture is worth… a million lines of data

Data Visualisation presents data in a pictorial form

State Library of Queensland has commissioned the development of a prototype Data Visualisation Tool which incorporates data from the Queensland Public Libraries Statistical Bulletins from 2011-2016. Data visualization is the presentation of data in a pictorial or graphical format which enables you to see information presented visually, so you can more clearly understand patterns or … Read more

High five Public Libraries!

First 5 Forever Evaluation Report

First5Forever is creating¬† positive change for Queensland children under 5 and their families. Findings from a report conducted by Morris Hargreaves McIntyre indicate the early success of this initiative and confirm the important role libraries play in our community and how, together, we are creating a significant legacy for Queensland families. The report highlighted key … Read more

Reference enquiry sample opens on Sunday 5 February

Reference enquiry

All Queensland public libraries need to collect reference and information enquiries as they are standard performance measures. These performance measures are incorporated into the annual Statistical Bulletin and the national public library statistical report. If you need more info on the reporting requirements, please see item 1.2.4¬†of the Operational Services Standard. On Sunday 5 February … Read more