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Interested in hosting a workshop for Young Writers in your regional community?

State Library’s Young People and Families team is excited to open an Expression of Interest seeking two regional public libraries to host the Young Writers Camp, an intensive creative writing working for young people aged 15-17. Young Writers Camp is three inspired days of creativity and collaboration, where participants will explore and develop their love … Read more

Welcoming entrepreneurs into your library

Naomi Brownless

Showcasing innovative leaders from business, technology, and creative industries is a great way to invite new audiences into your library and support local entrepreneurs on their journey. Game Changers is a Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame initiative presented by State Library of Queensland, QUT Business School and the Queensland Library Foundation. Game Changers  discuss how … Read more

Technology news – a device converting text to speech!

This amazing piece of tech promotes independent reading and is great for users with literacy difficulties such as dyslexia, learning to read, people with ESL needs, LOTE users or for educators and parents assisting students who can’t read. The C-Pen Reader is a pocket-sized, portable, standalone scanner pen or digital highlighter which can be held in … Read more