Education Week

Education Week 2022 is an opportunity for all primary and secondary schools, higher education providers, and early childhood education and care services to commemorate the past, celebrate the present and imagine the future of education in Victoria. Share your Education Week activities, events and stories for inclusion in the Education Week calendar of free activities,...

Collections SIG Meeting


Meeting theme – TBC Guest speakers – TBC Vendor presentation – Corey Bancks,  MDM Entertainment

VALA2022 Libraries, Technology & the Future Conference

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre 1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf, VIC

VALA2022 offers you two very different experiences. Bring IT Onsite! – join us onsite at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre to meet face to face with colleagues, friends, exhibitors and sponsors from across the country. A valuable opportunity to learn, engage and reconnect with the VALA community. It’s time!  Onsite delegates will also receive bonus...

Local Studies SIG Meeting


Local Studies members working in local and family history collections and services are invited to the June meeting which will be held online.  Access link in members portal.

Library and Information Week


Moved from its previous May timeframe, Library and Information Week (LIW) will be celebrated from 25 - 31 July 2022, with the aim of building awareness of the library and information sector, and promoting all types of library and information services in Australia.

Collections SIG Meeting

Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub 275 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe, Victoria

Hybrid meeting (Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub) & Online via Zoom Guest speaker – Liz Pidgeon, Local Studies SIG on Relevance of Local & Family History and the impact on collections Vendor presentation – TBC Tour of ILCH will follow the meeting.

National Science Week


National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology. Running each year in August, it features more than 1000 events around Australia, including those delivered by universities, schools, research institutions, libraries, museums and science centres.