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31 July to 1 September / $100


This course is for anyone associated with a primary school library — teacher or library staff, new or experienced. The course aims to develop your competence and confidence to build a responsive collection through examining an existing collection, collaborating with others, offering a range of quality print and digital resources, and supporting inquiry based learning. Please note, this course has been previously offered, in 2015 and 2016, under a different title.

Dates and registration

Online course dates Monday 31 July to Friday 1 September 2017
Accessible 24/7 for 5 weeks
Registrations close Monday 24 July 
Fee $100


This is an online course for:

  • all primary school library staff, both new and experienced
  • all members of the library management team, both new and experienced.

School level: primary/intermediate

Learning objectives

This course will enable you to:

  • work collaboratively with the school community to develop a responsive collection
  • identify, select and manage resources that support the learners in your school
  • provide access to a diverse range of print and digital resources for your learners.

Course activities include

  • Practical activities and tasks, and online work space discussions
  • Exploring tips and strategies to match library resourcing with your learners' needs
  • Participating in a collaborative, problem-solving e-workshop related to the role of the library supporting a topic-focused inquiry in your primary school
  • Personal reflection on your learning
  • Opportunities to share and contribute, working in a Moodle environment, supported throughout by an e-facilitator.

Register or find out more

Register for this online course — space is limited so book your spot now.

For more information, email Katrina Young-Drew:

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