Tag Archives: Training Back

Get Started in Family History at Goondiwindi

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This free one day workshop at Goondiwindi Regional Council is for Queensland public library and Indigenous Knowledge Centre (IKC) staff.  Getting Started in Family History, will help you gain skills and an understanding of family history services, resources and concepts so that you can support your library clients in their family history research. Clients begin … Read more

Brisbane here you come! State Library is offering travel bursaries of up to $500 to attend the Q ANZAC 100 Indigenous Soldiers Forum and Workshop.

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There are five bursaries for individuals/organisations from across Queensland to attend the Indigenous Soldiers Forum and Workshop on Friday 22 June 2018 at State Library of Queensland in Brisbane. As part of the Q ANZAC 100: Memories for a New Generation, State Library is continuing to discover and confirm Queensland Indigenous Soldiers of the First … Read more

Big Ideas for Small Libraries

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Join your colleagues at the State Library of Queensland in April to engage in a unique professional development opportunity for Rural Libraries Queensland (RLQ) and small libraries staff.  Learn to advocate for your library, learn how to design powerful programs and ensure exciting collections, get inspired on a library visit and involve yourself in the … Read more

Skilling Our Futures Grant 2018

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Skilling Our Future PD – Darling Downs & Southwest Queensland Following the success of last year’s Robotics Roadshow, SLQ is partnering with Regional Development Australia Darling Downs Southwest (RDA DDSW) to help regional libraries continue building skills in delivering Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths (STEAM) programs to their communities. This year’s program will kick … Read more

New Year – new training calendar!

The 2018 training calendar for public library staff has been launched on Public Libraries Connect and has a new look. The training calendar is your one stop shop for regional professional development as well as training opportunities at State Library of Queensland (State Library). Upcoming training events include the IKC Coordinator’s workshop, the RLQ and … Read more

Deadly Digital in Townsville Libraries

Deadly Digital Communities (DDC)  is a new digital literacy program which is being delivered to Queensland’s remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. Indigenous Knowledge Centres (IKCs) and selected public libraries are facilitating the program whereby participants can learn about everything from searching the internal to using social media. Townsville City Libraries is … Read more