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Looking for truth, integrity and knowledge? Give up Google and ask a librarian!

Logo for Library and Information Week 2019

Welcome to Library and Information Week 2019, 20-24 May. The theme for this year is truth, integrity and knowledge. So we’re sharing the librarian’s toolbox with you. Learn how to find reliable information without resorting to Google. We’ll show you all the fact finding tools you need and when to use them. The Librarian’s Toolbox … Read more

Get Online Week 2018: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities becoming Deadly Digital Communities (DDC)

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 internet to using social media. The Deadly Digital Communities … Read more

Researching with Trove – Improve your Trove skills

Trove workshop: Improve your Trove skills, 12 April 2017

State Library of Queensland are conducting a series of three workshops on Trove. Each session is packed with interesting, informative and interactive material to showcase this wonderful resource, allowing discovery of its useful content. Look out for further sessions later in the year. Improve your trove skills “Improve your Trove skills” was the second of … Read more

Learn with lynda.com at SLQ

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State Library of Queensland now offers access to the valuable educational and training eresource lynda.com. This is a great opportunity to upgrade your skills or learn something completely new. lynda.com is a web-based video subscription service providing courses for learning the latest commercial software, creative and business skills. It offers more than 3,000 courses and … Read more