ALIA Vic Event!

ALIA Members and #ALIASNGG in Victoria, are you searching for a networking event in February?

Join ALIA Victoria Group for a social catch-up event at the Garden State Hotel at 7 pm on Wednesday, February 22nd.

RSVP to join the event at:

Event Details:

Location: Garden State Hotel, 101 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000.

Time: 7 pm.



ALIA West: Getting Ready for NLSX Recap

Last weekend, ALIA West held their abstracts and presentations session to help you prepare to present at next year’s New Librarians Symposium. The session was held in Perth and live-streamed via the ALIAWest Facebook page.

Tips included knowing your audience and scope, practising your presentation, and of course, being prepared for technology issues!

If you missed out, and are interested in submitting a proposal for NLSX 2023, you can catch up on the session via the ALIAWest Facebook Page.

If you’d like to submit a proposal to present at the symposium, you can find more information on the NLSX speaker proposal form. More details about the symposium itself can be found on the ALIA website.


ALIAWest. (2022, 5 November). Getting ready for NLSX live presentation session . Facebook.

ALIAWest. (2022, 5 November). Getting ready for NLSX live panel discussion and Q&A . Facebook.

ReImagine Recap: ALIA QLD’s Mini Conference

Photo by ALIAQLD

ALIA Queensland held their mini -conference, ReImagine, last week on the 2nd of November at the State Library of Queensland’s creative space, The Edge.

A jam-packed day of presentations, workshops, and lightning rounds featured keynote presentations, Reimagining Library Spaces from Kevin Hennah (Library Consultant & Speaker), and Thinking Strategically from Dr. Danny Kingsley (Director of Library Services, University of the Sunshine Coast). Dr.Kingsley’s presentation was streamed live and is still available to watch via ALIA QLD Facebook.

The Queensland Library Achiever of the Year and ALIA Awards were presented during the mini-conference, so make sure to check out all of the videos on the ALIA Queensland Facebook page. You can also explore posts on Twitter from the mini-conference under #ALIAMiniCon22

#ALIAMiniCon22 #ALIAQLD #ProfessionalDevelopment


ALIAQLD. (2022,4 October). ALIA QLD mini conference 2022 – reImagine [blog]. ALIAQLD.

November Newsletter

Welcome to the November newsletter!

This month catch up on ALIA in person and online events near you.

Professional Pathways!

Professional Pathways Events continued in November with Professional Pathways Consultation Workshops in Adelaide on the 1st November and Darwin on the 5th November.

Join ALIA on Tuesday the 22nd of November at 1pm for the online launch of ALIA Multicultural. The launch will include special guest Joseph Lo Bianco AM, Professor of Language and Literacy Education at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne.

The meeting will be held via Zoom

ALIA SNGG Social Media Team Update!

This month ALIA SNGG Welcomes new Social Media Coordinators to the #ALIASNGG team.


  •  ALIA SNGG Social Media Coordinator Sheeni Mutheeu to the ALIA SNGG Twitter team.
  • ALIA SNGG Social Media Coordinator Brian Valionis to the ALIA SNGG WordPress Blog team.
  • ALIA SNGG Social Media Coordinator Kate Davis to the ALIA SNGG WordPress team.

Catch up on #ALIASNGG WordPress Blog “GLAMR Professional Interview” of Nell Fraser from the Melbourne Art Library.

Take a look at ALIA NGAC’s Alex Dupriez WordPress Blog ALIA SNGG Professional Profile on November 28th.

Catch up with ALIA SNGG Book Club – The Eyre Affair read-along!

Need to catch up on the ALIA SNGG Book Club – The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde Discussion?

  • Week 1 – Time Travel
  • Week 2 – Intertexuality
  • Week 3 – Relationships
  • Week 4 – Key Moments In Lit
  • Week 5 – Acheron Hades
  • Week 6 – Science

πŸ“š Explore our WordPress blog link for a recap of The Eyre Affair and share your thoughts on the Eyre Affair questions.

Join the November – January read-along.

πŸ“š New Book:

Jamaica Inn by Daphne De Maurie

Visit Adelaide Metro website for timetables and a journey planner.

Join ALIA VIC’s GLAMRous picnic!

ALIA SNGG, join ALIAVic, newcardigan, Aus Archivists and AMAGA Victoria for a #GLAMRous picnic event at Albert Park Lake on the 27th of November.


Coote Picnic Area, Albert Park Lake
1 Aughtie Drive, Albert Park, Victoria 3205

Public Transport Details:
Catch the number 96 (East Brunswick – St Kilda Beach) Tram to stop 129.

Visit the Public Transport Victoria website for timetable and journey planner details.

#ALIAVic #GLAMR #ProfessionalDevelopment #Networking

Dewey Really Need It? ALIA VIC recap

Catch up on the ALIA VIC Why Classify? Part 3 of “Dewey Really Need It” Panel.


ALIAVic. (2022, October 30), Why Classify? Part 3 of “Dewey Really Need It” Panel [Video]. YouTube.

In preparation for the New Librarians Symposium 2023, #ALIAWest created an event to help you with your questions on writing Abstracts and Conference Presentations 

If you are interested but can’t attend the event in person, fear not – ALIA West have you covered and will be live streaming the event on the ALIA West Facebook page

Join ALIA Island for their end-of-year dinner on 2nd December.

Register to join ALIA Island Christmas Dinner via the eventbrite link.

Location: Lizzie & Lefroy 349 Elizabeth Street Hobart, TAS, 7000

Date: 2nd December, 2022

Time: 6 pm – 8 pm.
Cost: Free #ALIATas Event.

ALIA NGAC team update!

Welcome Alex Dupriez and Emilia Bell to the ALIA NGAC team.

Miss out on The First Steps – New Careers in Libraries #AusLibChat?

Catch up with the chat on ALIA NGAC’s Wakelet.

View the ALIA NGAC #AusLibChat The First Steps – New Careers in Librarianship questions and share your thoughts with us on the blog.

Join ALIA NGAC and SNGG on November 29, 7pm, for Decoding Selection Criteria. This event will include a panel discussion addressing responses to common selection criteria for library roles.

Register to join ALIA NGAC Decoding Selection Criteria Event.

When: 29 November, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (AEDT)

Cost: FREE

Location: ZOOM

Counts as 1.00 CDP Hour

Keep an eye on the Monthly Newsletter or visit the ALIA Events page for professional development events near you!