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A new month has arrived. Catch up on the latest ALIA SNGG, ALIA, ALIA Specialist/Regional Group Event News. 

Catch up on our YouTube recording of our ALIASNGG Public Library Q&A with Jane Cowell.

Library Lovers this year ALIA are letting you choose your Library Lovers Day Theme.  Take a look at ALIA Library Lovers Day Resource Hub for a wide range of Social Media Tiles, Posters and bookmarks for your Library Event on February 14th. 

Explore the Library Lovers ‘ Day 2023 link for a list of Spotify songs.

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RSVP for ALIA Library Technicians Symposium 2024

#RSVP Date: 19th March

Theme for 2024 : Embrace the library revolution. 

  • Revitalise our professional practice and services.
  • Review our commitment and impact to the Sustainable Development Goals.
  • Reposition and promote our value in the broader contextual environment.

Event Details: 20th March

Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm AEDT

Cost: ALIA Mem $120, Non-Mem $150,

ALIA CPD Hours: 4

Visit the ALIA Event Listing link to Register for the ALIA Library Technicians Symposium  event

Volunteer at the ALIA National Conference

Expression of interest open for current ALIA Personal Member to volunteer at the ALIA National Conference. Volunteer positions are available to Students, New Graduates, and Members of ALIA Groups.

  • Volunteers are required to attend a training and induction on Monday 6th May 2024, at the Adelaide Convention Centre
  • Volunteers receive complimentary registration to the full ALIA National Conference (excluding conference dinner), and a certificate. Hours can be logged for ALIA CPD.
  • You will be responsible for your own travel and transport to the conference venue and accommodation.

Complete the Volunteer Expression of Interest Form to register


Register to join the 2024 ALIA National Conference 

#RSVP Date 29th April

Date of Conference: Monday 6 May – Friday 10 May

Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide SA


Consession Member (Student or retiree members) $790

Day Member  $495 | Day Non-Member $660

ALIA CPD Hours: 16.50

Registrations close on 29 April 2024.

Visit the ALIA Event Listing to register for the ALIA National Conference 



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Register to join ALIA on National Simultaneous Storytime reading of Bowerbird Blues by author Aura Parker.

Date: Wednesday, 22nd May

Time: 12pm – 1 pm

RSVP for Changing Spaces Presentation 2024

Join ALIA for a 1 hour virtual chat on library spaces with futurist Lucinda Hartley.

Event Date: 27/6/24

Time: 1 – 2 pm AEDT

Cost: ALIA Member $25 | Non-Member $50

Location: Online

ALIA CPD Hours: 1

RSVP Date 26 June 2024

More info via the ALIA Event Listing

ALIA Member Meet-Up Sydney Event!

#RSVP Date before 15th February.

ALIA CEO Catherine Warburton, ALIA Board Directors Amy Walduck and Kathryn Eyre, and others ALIA Office will be  in Sydney for Fair Day. Register to join them for *dinner and drinks at the Toxteth on Saturday, 17th February from 5:30 pm – 8:00pm. 

*Dinner at own expense.

Location : The Toxteth, 345 Glebe Point Road, Sydney, NSW 2037

Accessibility: Wheelechair accessible venue.

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Complete the ALIA Member Meet-up Sydney Google Form to register to join the event!

Contact the ALIA Regional Engagement Manager for more information.

#professionaldevelopment #Sydney

#ALIASA Event.

Join ALIA SA on the 14th of February for nibbles and a ALIA SA Committee meet up.

Date: 14th February 2024

Time : 6pm (ACDT)

Location: West Oak Hotel,  208 Hindley Street, Adelaide, SA 5000

How to Apply: Contact to express your interest.

RSVP to join ALIA Vic GLAMRous Bendigo Tour!

Join ALIA VIC on Saturday, 6th April.



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