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News and announcements about the Libraries Australia Forum and Roadshow, meetings, seminars and conferences.

Libraries Australia Forum 2014

Dear Colleagues, The 2014 Libraries Australia Forum will be held on Friday 31 October at the National Library of Australia in Canberra. This year’s theme is Seeding the cloud: library collaboration in the digital age. We are delighted to welcome more...

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SAVE THE DATE - Libraries Australia Forum 2014

The 2014 Libraries Australia Forum will be held on Friday 31 October at the National Library of Australia in Canberra. We are delighted to welcome Carl Grant, Associate Dean for Knowledge Services and Chief Technology Officer at the University of more...

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2013 Libraries Australia Forum

The 2013 Libraries Australia Forum will be held at the University of Melbourne on Thursday 31 October 2013. The theme of this year's Forum is ‘What it means to be in the cloud'. The forum program includes the following keynote more...

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Farewell to Rob Walls

A quarter century’s dedication to the NBD comes to an end tomorrow, Friday 31 May, with the retirement of Rob Walls, Director Database Services.  Many of you will have met Rob at user group meetings, Forums, ACOC meetings and other more...

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Libraries Australia Forum - presentations now available

Presentations from the recent Libraries Australia Forum are now available here http://www.nla.gov.au/librariesaustralia/news-events/forum/2012-forum/2012-forum-program/ including the keynote speakers:  Merrilee Proffitt, Senior Program Officer, OCLC Research; Judy Stokker, Director, Library Services, Queensland University of Technology and Bill Macnaught, National Librarian, National Library of more...

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Libraries Australia Forum - Canberra 25 October 2012

The 2012 Libraries Australia Forum will be held at the National Library of Australia on Thursday 25 October 2012. The theme of this year’s Forum is ‘Exposing Hidden Collections’. The forum program includes the following keynote speakers: Merrilee Proffitt, Senior more...

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Questions from Libraries Australia Forum 2011

Answers to questions from Libraries Australia 2011 Forum are now available in the Libraries Australia list archive. Q.1 When the offline duplicate detection program (DDR) finds two or more potential duplicate records, how does it decide which record to keep more...

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2011 forum presentations & LAAC papers

For those that were unable to attend the 2011 Forum recently held in Adelaide (and for those wishing to relive the experience), powerpoints and mp3s of the presentations are now available on the 2011 Forum program page. A selection of more...

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Last week to register for the 2011 Forum

Get in fast! Registrations for the Libraries Australia Forum close this Friday 14th October. This year's Forum is being held at the National Wine Centre, Adelaide on Thursday 27th October. During the Forum highlights of the service are demonstrated, the more...

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Tasmanian User Group meets tomorrow

The Tasmanian User’s Group will meet tomorrow, (Friday 7th October) from 10.30-11.30am at the Tasmanian Polytechic Learning Centre, Level 1, 75 Campbell St. User Group meetings are a great opportunity to network with users of Libraries Australia. You’ll also find an more...

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