The week aims to raise the profile of libraries and information service professionals in Australia and gives libraries and information services the opportunity to showcase their resources, facilities, events, contacts and services through different programs and events to the community. This week is your chance to show your skills and your value to the community in a fun way!
ALIA Advocacy Event
“Together We Are More”
Tuesday 10th November 2015, 9:00am-4:45pm at Queensland Cricketers Club
Tuesday 20 May - National Library Technicians' Day - this day provides the opportunity for library technicians to promote ALIA, the profession, and their role in libraries and to celebrate their many achievements.
Monday 19 May - Information and Research Day and Australia's Favourite Library - Information and Research Day, the announcement of Australia’s Favourite Library and the launch of Library and Information Week.
National Simultaneous Storytime is an important annual campaign that aims to encourage more young Australians to read and enjoy books. Now in its 14th successful year it is a colourful, vibrant and fun event that aims to promote the value of reading and literacy using an Australian children's book that explores age appropriate themes and addresses key learning areas of the National Curriculum for Grades 1 to 6.