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  • Issue 25 (July 2014) (pdf, 654 KB)
    • New Libraries Australia Search Service is here!
    • Promoting Libraries Australia through pictures
    • Moving to cloud based library systems – how can you still contribute?
    • Libraries Australia Advisory Committee Meeting Update – April 2014
    • Te Puna Forum
    • Save the Date – Libraries Australia Forum 2014
  • Issue 24 (31 March 2014) (pdf, 160 KB)
    • 25 million bibliographic records on the ANBD
    • A World First – the successful implementation of CJM (CBS Job Manager)
    • Libraries Australia Document Delivery – VDX 6.0 upgrade
    • Libraries Australia Search Redevelopment
    • Over 390,000 RDA records in the ANBD
    • Retirement of Deborah Fuller and Carol Hamilton
    • Why does your record look different on Libraries Australia: Part 3 of 3
  • Issue 23 (12 December 2013) (pdf, 244 KB)
    • 2013 Libraries Australia Forum
    • What members said about LASR Alpha v0.2
    • How members have used the Products Service
    • Why does your record look different on Libraries Australia: Part 2 of 3
  • Issue 22 (2 October 2013) (pdf, 145 KB)
    • 2013 Libraries Australia Forum
    • Libraries Australia Search Redevelopment – Alpha v 0.2
    • Dr Marie-Louise Ayres at the 2013 IFLA Conference
    • Global holdings refresh using Record Import Service
    • Why does your record look different on Libraries Australia: Part 1 of 3?
  • Issue 21 (31 July 2013) (pdf, 136 KB)
    • Libraries Australia Forum 2013
    • Libraries Australia Farewells Rob Walls and Debbie Campbell
    • Alpha Release of Libraries Australia Search
    • Libraries Australia Product Service
    • RDA-ification of RDA Authority Records
    • Closure of Electronic Resources Australia (ERA)
  • Issue 20 (27 March 2013) (pdf, 136 KB)
    • LA Search Redevelopment – early release of Alpha version
    • Resource Description Access (RDA) Implementation
    • New NBD Manager – Monika Szunejko
    • New member of the LAAC – JoAnne Sparks
    • 2013 Libraries Australia Forum (Melbourne) - 31 October
    • ‘Inspired by Trove’ seminar
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 19 (14 December 2012) (pdf, 116 KB)
    • 2012 Libraries Australia Forum
    • New Libraries Australia Search Redevelopment blog
    • Trove wins 2012 ANZIA Award for Innovation
    • Linked Authorities Product now available
    • Libraries Australia / OCLC agreement
    • Working together to enhance the Quality of the ANBD
  • Issue 18 (25 September 2012) (pdf, 123 KB)
    • 2012 Libraries Australia Forum
    • RDA related MARC21 fields in Libraries Australia
    • Libraries Australia Cataloguing (CBS) Relate software
    • Making the most of the Libraries Australia Command Search
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 17 (4 July 2012) (pdf, 106 KB)
    • Trove and the ABC
    • Libraries Australia Search Redevelopment Project
    • Libraries Australia Member Services Team
    • 2012 Libraries Australia Forum
    • NLA’s New Authority Records
    • Expressions of Interest for LA Trainers
    • OCLC Asia Pacific Membership Conference
    • 2012 ERA Membership Forum
  • Issue 16 (5 March 2012) (pdf, 117 KB)
    • Australia Day Achievement Medallions 2012
    • Meet the Libraries Australia trainers
    • Report from VALA 2012
    • Setting up e-Resources for your Library in Trove
  • Issue 15 (7 December 2011) (pdf, 126 KB)
    • Season’s Greetings
    • Libraries Australia Help Desk availability over the holiday season
    • At the Libraries Australia Forum 2011
    • Meet the Libraries Australia trainers
    • Contributing your records via OAI
    • Extending the scope of Trove
    • Vale – Ian Day 1952-2011
  • Issue 14 (21 September 2011) (pdf, 158 KB)
    • Introducing the new Assistant Director-General, Resource Sharing
    • The brand new Libraries Australia website
    • Addition of unique sheet music to Libraries Australia and Trove
    • Working across a border of a different kind
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 13 (6 July 2011) (pdf, 176 KB)
    • 33 1/3 YEARS AT 33 1/3 RPM
    • Trove wins 2011 Excellence in eGovernment Award
    • Emily Rodda in 30 languages
    • TOC Enrichment
    • Infotrieve
    • RDA Testing
    • Pacific Law Library Twinning Workshop
  • Issue 12 (9 May 2011) (pdf, 120 KB)
    • Laurel Paton’s Top 10 myths about Libraries Australia
    • New Cataloguing Tips web pages
    • New member of the LAAC – Rosa Serratore
    • Adding records for lists to the NBD
    • 2011 Libraries Australia User Forum
    • Virtual International Authority File
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 11 (3 March 2011) (pdf, 296 KB)
    • ADT – original Australian research in the spotlight
    • ADT reinvigorated
    • A champion for the cause
    • Support for ADT from Libraries Australia
    • The value Trove adds
    • Switching off ADT
    • Marian’s legacy
    • Libraries Australia at the 15th ALIA Information Online Conference & Exhibition, 1-3 February 2011, Sydney
    • The new ERA brochure
  • Issue 10 (14 December 2010) (pdf, 134 KB)
    • 100th Libraries Australia Document Delivery ISO ILL site!
    • Libraries Australia Help Desk holiday notice
    • National Library Meritorious Service Awards
    • Loading Authority Records though Record Import Service
    • Happy birthday to Trove
    • Event notice: Electronic Resources Australia (ERA) Membership Forum
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 9 (28 October 2010) (pdf,124 KB)
    • Libraries Australia Forum 2010 Highlights
    • Libraries Australia usage reports
    • Libraries Australia Products
    • Libraries Australia welcomes growing interest from South Australia
    • Farewell to LAAC member Karen Hansen
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 8 (31 August 2010) (pdf, 179 KB)
    • Resource Description and Access (RDA)
    • Concordance files for OCLC WorldCat numbers
    • Libraries Australia cataloguing platform enhanced
    • New content fills the gaps
    • A trial for automated holdings update
    • The new Libraries Australia flyer
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 7 (24 June 2010) (pdf, 126 KB)
    • An invitation to the Libraries Australia Forum 2010
    • Libraries Australia: minimal set-and-forget processes with maximum impact
    • The Party Infrastucture Project – a new life for the Australian National Authority File
    • Vale Paul Reynolds
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 6 (30 April 2010) (pdf, 96 KB)
    • The inaugural meeting of the OCLC Asia Pacific Regional Council in Australia
    • Seen at the OCLC meeting
    • More innovative events
    • Libraries Australia and Trove – the public speaks
    • A new life for the national authority file in Trove
    • Who we are reading
  • Issue 5 (3 March 2010) (pdf, 97 KB)
    • What’s New
    • Deep linking, a green button and what it means for holdings
    • Libraries Australia at work in Trove
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 4 (10 December 2009) (pdf, 140 KB)
    • Extraordinary statistics in the Libraries Australia Annual Report 2009
    • New Trans-Tasman Agreement
    • Farewelling long-term Libraries Australia Advisory Committee members
    • At the Libraries Australia Forum 2009
    • Michael Baker
    • What we are reading
  • Issue 3 (30 October 2009) (pdf, 206 KB)
    • The Libraries Australia Challenge!
    • What’s New
    • Trove and Libraries Australia
    • What we are reading
    • What we are blogging
  • Issue 2 (1 September 2009) (pdf, 103 KB)
    • Libraries Australia Forum 2009 and associated events
    • Creating catalogues – interview with Rob Walls
    • What’s new
    • What we are reading
    • What we are watching
    • Newsletter archive
  • Issue 1 (29 June 2009) (pdf, 124 KB)
    • What’s New
    • New Discovery Service: Prototype released
    • What We Are Reading
    • Our Mission
    • Watch out for our next newsletter