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Engaging Students, Staff and the Community to Develop a Fit-for-Purpose Next Generation Library

Engaging Students, Staff and the Community to Develop a Fit-for-Purpose Next Generation Library

Ahead of the Next Generation Libraries Summit 2018 we chat to Matthew O’Brien, Deputy Head of School and Jan Pocock, Teacher Librarian at Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School. In this article Matthew and Jan explore how they engaged students, staff and the broader community in the development of their next generation library, and further delve into how the new Library has created a culture that educates, encourages and enlightens.  

Much more than Books: Reimagining the Library to Provide a 21st Century User Experience.

Much more than Books: Reimagining the Library to Provide a 21st Century User Experience.

In this article for Next Generation Libraries 2018, Daniel Flood, Creative Manager with The Edge at the State Library of Queensland discusses:

  • The processes towards investing in a next generation library
  • How to know which new technologies to acquire
  • How next generation libraries benefit the community