A new report from an independent firm of economists has found that Australia's public libraries deliver benefits that are worth nearly three times the cost of running them.
The Reading Matters author talk, presented at State Library of Queensland on 27 May, showcased graphic novels and teen poetry by authors Raina Telgemeier and Tim Sinclair. View the webcast now..
Working with key local multicultural support agencies, the four week Together We Grow program aims to strengthen the understanding and capacity of newly-arrived and newly-settled refugee and migrant families, and develop social connectedness with the local library and other support networks within their new community.
State Library of Queensland invites you to join us for a special one day event hosted by Mackay Regional Council. We have the exciting opportunity to provide transport and one night's accommodation for one public library staff member to join us in Mackay and participate in a day of discussion, thinking and skills based workshops promoting the importance of reading and literacy for children.