NSLA's strategic plan looks towards 2018 and beyond

NSLA update: looking towards 2018

6 December 2017

At its meeting in November, NSLA addressed its long-term business model with the approval of its Strategic Plan 2018-20 and a re-shaping of its membership.

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City of Perth Library

Latest Australian public libraries statistics

6 December 2017

The annual Australian public libraries statistical report for 2015-16 is now available.

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Lucinda Davidson and Wendy Quihampton are leading the Digital Access to Collections workshops

GLAM Peak workshops: demystifying digital access to collections

4 December 2017

Wendy Quihampton and Lucinda Davison are hitting the road to spread GLAM Peak's message about the value of digital access to the collection items and objects hidden in cultural and collecting organisations across Australia.

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Digital Preservation project members

NSLA joins International Digital Preservation Day 2017

29 November 2017

NSLA libraries are joining institutions around the world to spread the word about the importance of preserving digital materials.

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Access to Standards restored at NSLA libraries

16 October 2017

The NSLA eResources Consortium and SAI Global have signed an agreement to restore access to Australian Standards via NSLA libraries.

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Profile: Belinda Weaver and Library Carpentry

27 September 2017

Having recently taught Library Carpentry workshops in NSLA libraries around Australia, Belinda Weaver tells us why librarians need to increase their software, coding and data management skills.

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State Library of New South Wales

New South Wales announces new State Librarian

4 August 2017

Dr John Vallance has been announced as the new State Librarian and Chief Executive of the State Library of New South Wales.

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Photo of the Trove team

Putting the 'T' in Trove

21 July 2017

Trove Director Cathie Oats tells us about the recent national roadshow, and where she sees Trove heading in the future.

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#36days_C by Neto Gonzalez, CC-BY

NSLA welcomes copyright changes

19 June 2017

The Copyright Amendment (Disability Access and Other Measures) Act will introduce welcome changes to Australia's copyright framework.

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A woman speaks at an Aboriginal rights referendum rally, Sydney, 1967 (Mitchell Library, SLNSW)

Right Wrongs: reflecting on the 1967 referendum

26 May 2017

NSLA libraries have partnered with AIATSIS and the ABC to produce a digital exhibition chronicling the 1967 referendum and its legacy.

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