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  • About the profession

    The role of public, school, academic and special libraries has expanded over time but they have always connected people with information and ideas.

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    ALIAs role and view on research

Upcoming events
  • ALIA HLA: Advanced Searching workshop (Brisbane)
    2 Dec 2016 Brisbane, QLD

    ALIA HLA will be hosting this full day workshop which will be presented by Carol Lefebvre from the UK.

    This full day session will provide opportunities to learn new techniques, to discuss best approaches, to share insights and to assess variations in current best practice. The workshop will be facilitated by Carol Lefebvre who is experienced in literature searching to inform systematic reviews and HTAs and in conducting research into the evidence base for information retrieval.

  • ALIA HLA: Advanced Searching workshop (Sydney)
    5 Dec 2016 Sydney, NSW

    ALIA HLA will be hosting this full day workshop which will be presented by Carol Lefebvre from the UK.

    This full day session will provide opportunities to learn new techniques, to discuss best approaches, to share insights and to assess variations in current best practice. The workshop will be facilitated by Carol Lefebvre who is experienced in literature searching to inform systematic reviews and HTAs and in conducting research into the evidence base for information retrieval.

  • ALIA Leadership and Innovation Forum 2016 - NT
    8 Dec 2016 Darwin, NT

    This is one of a series of special events that will be taking place around Australia, intended to connect ALIA Members with leaders and influencers in the library and GLAMR sector.

    A free event for ALIA members, but open to all. Numbers strictly limited.

    Registrations close 6 December 2016.

  • Mature Matrix: library services for seniors
    14 Feb 2017

    With an increasing aged population what is your library doing to meet the needs of this segment of the public library community?

    This 3 week course will help you understand the issues and needs of your ageing community and prepare you to deliver targeted library collections, programs and services.

    Registrations close 7 February 2017.

  • RDA for Practitioners 2017
    20 Mar 2017

    This 3 week online course will provide practitioners with an overview and understanding of the changes RDA implementation will bring.

    Registrations close 6 March.

  • ALIA HLA: Advanced Searching workshop (Brisbane)
    2 Dec 2016 Brisbane, QLD

    ALIA HLA will be hosting this full day workshop which will be presented by Carol Lefebvre from the UK.

    This full day session will provide opportunities to learn new techniques, to discuss best approaches, to share insights and to assess variations in current best practice. The workshop will be facilitated by Carol Lefebvre who is experienced in literature searching to inform systematic reviews and HTAs and in conducting research into the evidence base for information retrieval.

  • ALIA HLA: Advanced Searching workshop (Sydney)
    5 Dec 2016 Sydney, NSW

    ALIA HLA will be hosting this full day workshop which will be presented by Carol Lefebvre from the UK.

    This full day session will provide opportunities to learn new techniques, to discuss best approaches, to share insights and to assess variations in current best practice. The workshop will be facilitated by Carol Lefebvre who is experienced in literature searching to inform systematic reviews and HTAs and in conducting research into the evidence base for information retrieval.

  • ALIA Leadership and Innovation Forum 2016 - NT
    8 Dec 2016 Darwin, NT

    This is one of a series of special events that will be taking place around Australia, intended to connect ALIA Members with leaders and influencers in the library and GLAMR sector.

    A free event for ALIA members, but open to all. Numbers strictly limited.

    Registrations close 6 December 2016.

  • Mature Matrix: library services for seniors
    14 Feb 2017

    With an increasing aged population what is your library doing to meet the needs of this segment of the public library community?

    This 3 week course will help you understand the issues and needs of your ageing community and prepare you to deliver targeted library collections, programs and services.

    Registrations close 7 February 2017.

  • RDA for Practitioners 2017
    20 Mar 2017

    This 3 week online course will provide practitioners with an overview and understanding of the changes RDA implementation will bring.

    Registrations close 6 March.