Tag Archives: Melbourne

Victoria University , Melbourne, hiring The Manager, Libraries City

(5 February 2018) The Manager, Libraries City is responsible for: the management and efficient operation of two campus libraries and one learning space in the Melbourne CBD, and will provide leadership in the delivery of high quality library services, the improvement and development of library services, strategic staff professional development and managing cross-campus library services. […]


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SkillsVision Forum for Librarians

Library Leadership from Resources to Strategies (12 July 2017) The Forum is an opportunity to learn from the library success stories of University of Melbourne, a top ranked university in Australia, in strategical support and leadership. This is a programme designed for library leadership roles supporting fast changing academic workflows ranging from research to innovation […]


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2016 PRRLA meeting presentations published

(16 December 2016)  All presentations for the 2016 PRRLA meeting, From Vision to Reality: PRRLA Libraries as Strategic Assets for Research, Teaching, and Learning, which took place in Melbourne, 5-7 December, are now available. This also includes a special report on the PRL project, an update from the PRL Collection Development Working Group, and the […]


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State Library of Victoria announced as Melbourne Music Week Hub

(13 September 2016) State Library Victoria will be the 2016 hub for Melbourne Music Week, illuminating the city’s world-renowned music scene. Speaking at the launch today Lord Mayor of Melbourne Robert Doyle said he was “delighted to be partnering with one of the icons of Melbourne, the great State Library Victoria as our Melbourne Music Week […]


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Manager Library Services at City of Melbourne

(24 August 2015) This role manages the strategic direction of library facilities and the overall direction and evolution of Melbourne’s library services into the future. The successful applicant will mentor, coach and lead a team of passionate and diverse employees to maintaining customer service levels for our residents and ever increasing visitors to Melbourne. Applications […]


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OCLC Asia Pacific Regional Council Conference

(29 July 2015) The seventh annual meeting of the Asia Pacific Regional Council will take place in Melbourne, Australia, 3-4 December 2015. The two-day conference themed The Power of Worldwide Cooperation  is part of the week’s events which includes the Libraries Australia Forum, OCLC Research Partners Meeting, user group meetings, and library tours. More here.


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Libraries Australia Forum

(24 July 2015) The annual Forum is Libraries Australia’s premier event showcasing latest developments. It takes place 1 December 2015 in Melbourne. This year’s theme is Unique to ubiquitous. More information will be on the website soon.


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Civica announces Melbourne Library Service as newest Spydus10 customer

(16 June 2015, Melbourne)  Civica Library Solutions, a leader in specialist systems and business process services that help organisations to transform the way they work, is pleased to announce that the Melbourne Library Service in Victoria, Australia, has selected the Spydus10 integrated library management system to replace their existing library solution. Melbourne Library Service has […]


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Melbourne’s counter-culture and creative identity explored in upcoming exhibition Bohemian Melbourne

“For more than a century and a half, Melbourne has spawned networks of creative iconoclasts – poets, painters, novelists, performers, satirists, filmmakers, rock ’n’ roll stars – as famous for their subversive, controversial lifestyles as for the work they produced.” – Tony Moore The State Library of Victoria will explore the counter-cultural and creative identity […]


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Australia’s first cross laminated timber (CLT) public building opens in Melbourne

(3 June 2014) ‘Library at The Dock’, a new library and community centre by Clare Design and Hayball in the heart of Docklands, Melbourne, officially opened on Saturday, marking the nation’s first public building to be made from cross laminated timber (CLT). Located on the waterfront of the Victoria Harbour, this method of construction – […]


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Joint Asian arts exhibition by Monash and Melbourne university libraries

(19 February 2014)  Several Chinese rare books from the University of Melbourne Cultural Collections are currently on display at the Sir Louis Matheson Library’s Asian Studies Research Collection  at Clayton Campus. This is part of a joint exhibition in Asian Arts being conducted by  ALIM – Asian Libraries in Melbourne, a collaborative venture between Monash […]


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Library conferences in Asia 2019

Keep up to date with what’s happening in libraries in the region. If you have a conference to announce, please send its details to marketing@igroupnet.com. A searchable version of this list which includes conferences held in the past ten years is here. 2020 ALIA National 2020 Conference New! The conference takes place 4-8 May 2020 […]


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