1 million kids’ reading and more in the 2018 ALIA Annual Report

The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) has released its annual report for 2018. This report details ALIA’s work over the year including campaigns, conferences, training and special projects.

Highlights of the report include:

  • Approximately 1,062,230 children at over 8,555 locations around Australia and New Zealand participated in National Simultaneous Storytime 2018.
  • ALIA made 16 submissions to inquiries and reviews during 2018.
  • In 2018, ALIA Groups ran more than 150 events.
  • ALIA Training delivered 17 courses and workshops to approximately 791 participants during the year.

The report can be read on the ALIA website.


About the Australian Library and Information Association

The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) is the professional organisation for the Australian library and information services sector.

With 5,000 members across Australia, we provide the national voice of the profession in the development, promotion and delivery of quality library and information services, through leadership, advocacy and mutual support. www.alia.org.au

Contact:  Karolina Firman, Communications Officer, karolina.firman@alia.org.au

Monday 29 April 2019 4:00pm