Celebrating the Library Workforce

Celebrating the Library Workforce

Event Description 

Head along to the City of Perth Library on Tuesday 6 June for a networking event sponsored by the Australian Library and Information Association and hosted by ALIA West, with special thanks to City of Perth Library. The event is designed for people working in libraries across sectors (public, university, schools, State and specials) to come together, connect and learn from each other. There will be opportunity to network, and hear a series of lightning talks - with a focus on LIS education, training and research - from speakers across the library and information sector. 


6:00pm: Arrive for refreshments and networking

6:45pm: Official proceedings begin

8:00pm: Event concludes


Hear lightning talks from the following speakers:


Cathie Warburton, CEO ALIA

Jane Cowell, ALIA President and CEO of Yarra Plenty Regional Library

Joanna Andrews, Coordinator Library & Town Hall, City of Perth  Gaby Haddow, Discipline Lead for Libraries, Archives, Records & Information Science, Curtin University  Prue O’Neil, Advanced Skills Lecturer, Library and Information Studies, North Metropolitan TAFE   Louise Bond, Lecturer and Industry Placement Coordinator, Library and Information Studies, North Metropolitan TAFE    Rebecca Murray, President WASLA  Dr Nicole Johnston, ALIA Director and Associate University Librarian, Digital Literacy and Library Experience, Edith Cowan University 

Kylie Moloney, Director Collection Access and Family History, Partnerships and Engagement Group, AIATSIS

Catherine Clark, CEO & State Librarian, State Library of Western Australia   



ALIA Members - FREE

Non-Members - $5

No refunds on registrations under $10, however your registration can be transferred to other individuals at no cost. 


For more information, contact the ALIA Regional Engagement Manger [email protected] 

Tuesday, 06 June 2023
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm AWST
Free members| $5 non-members
City of Perth Library
573 Hay Street
2.00 CPD Hours