Call out for ALIA SNGG Regional Coordinators in Victoria and the Northern Territory

Screen Shot 2017-04-05 at 6.42.10 AMALIA Students and New Graduates Group is looking for people to join our group as Regional Coordinators in Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Are you enthusiastic and passionate about our profession? Are you looking for a way to contribute to the GLAMR community? Do you want to meet new people and strengthen your professional network? Then becoming an ALIA Regional Coordinator is right up your alley!

As an ALIA SNGG Regional Coordinator, you will have the opportunity to:

  • become part of a national group that is passionate about assisting new information professionals in their careers;
  • organise and facilitate a wide range of social and professional events;
  • establish and expand your professional network by liaising with the professional community.

Plus, you can add the role to your resume/ CV and demonstrate your active engagement in the profession!: Note: You need to be an ALIA member to be a Coordinator. Grab a discounted student rate!

This is a volunteer role. If you are interested in applying please send an email to We will send you more information and a detailed description of the role.

We look forward to getting an email from you!

Closing date: Sunday 31 May.

Melbourne – The Information Professional Towards 2020 Panel Discussion.


To celebrate Information Awareness Month, RIMPA, ASA and ALIA are joining forces for a cross-discipline panel discussion focusing on how new professionals feel that they fit into the sector and how they are viewed by experienced professionals.

As the theme of Information Awareness Month is The Information Professional Towards 2020, we will discuss how the needs of new professionals have changed and how this must be supported in the uncertain world that is the GLAMR industry.

Please join us at the Dulcie Hollyock Room, Ground Floor, Bailieu Library at the University of Melbourne on the 11th May, 6 pm (for a 6.30pm start) – 7.30pm.

We will have three panelists from different areas of the GLAMR industry (more info to come) and the event will be moderated by Kate Fuelling – information management specialist, author, optimist, and founder of Kate Fuelling Consulting (full bio below).

Melbourne – Romany Manuell’s Silver Pin Celebrations

Attention all Melbourne based Students and New Graduates!

This Thursday one of our finest, Romany Manuell, will be presented with an ALIA Silver Pin in recognition of her many years of service with both the Students and New Graduates Group and the New Graduates Advisory Committee!

Please come along and join the ALIA Students and New Graduates Group in celebrating Romany’s many achievements.