ALIA in the ACT
Contact Kirrin Sampson for further information about ALIA's activities in the ACT:
ph 02 6215 8222
Events in the ACT
|APSIG lunchtime talk||
Wed, 29/03/2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
|Lunchtime talk: ALIA Information Online Wrap-up||
Tue, 04/04/2017 -
12:30pm to 1:30pm
|Resume Workshop||Sat, 08/04/2017 (All day)||ACT|
|Lunchtime talk: Operational challenges and innovation for national web archiving||
Thu, 04/05/2017 -
12:30pm to 1:30pm
|ALIA Board Meeting||
Wed, 17/05/2017 -
9:00am to 3:00pm
MAJOR EVENT : 23 – 25 June 2017: NLS8 DIY Library Career, National Library of Australia Canberra http://nls8.com/
Check the full ALIA calendar for details of ALIA events around Australia here.
Groups in the ACT
ALIA has a strong membership in the ACT and due to the compact size of the Territory there is a strong affiliation between all ALIA Groups. There is also cross representation between the ALIA Groups and some specialist non-ALIA Groups (Australian Government Libraries Network (AGLIN); Australian Law Librarians Group ACT (ALLA) and the Canberra Library Tribe.
- ACTive ALIA
provides communication among library professionals from all library sectors, arranges professional development activities, promotes the role of libraries and ALIA membership. Events include annual forums in conjunction with AGLIN and ALIA URLs, social events and other networking opportunities
- ALIA University and Research Libraries ACT
ALIA URLs provides networking and training opportunities for all levels of library staff interested in issues and trends affecting the development of university and research libraries. ALIA URLs aims to enhance inter-institutional information exchange within the region, and liaises with other relevant organisations. Planned activities include seminars, monthly meetings with guest speakers, and workshops on topics relevant to the sector.
- ALIA Asia Pacific Special Interest Group
is a national group based in the ACT that aims to lead efforts in identifying new sources of support for the development between information professionals in the region, through two-way co-operation. ALIA APSIG aims to provide a forum for members to discuss regional professional issues; host public talks relating to relevant issues; and produces a membership newsletter three times per year.
- ALIA Students and New Graduates ACT (part of the national Group) The ACT has Regional Coordinators for the Student and New Grads National Group (SNGG):
Jade Koekoe and Chris Sonneveld email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ALIA has a number of National Groups that you may be interested in joining.
Check the Elist page for national and special interest elists.
Institutions offering ALIA Accredited Courses
A full list of ALIA accredited courses is available here.