Leadership of your school library involves strategic management and planning for its development. Get advice and guidance about aspects of managing your library, including financial management, reporting and staffing your library.

The principal's office

Leading your school library To be effective your library's vision and practice must align with the school's learning goals.​ ​Find out how strong leadership from the principal and library team contributes to the success of your library within the school. ​
Manage your library

Managing your school library ​Effective budgeting and reporting are important to running your school library efficiently. Here is information to help you manage your library budget, and prepare reports that show how the library supports students' learning.
Discussing collection resources

Managing your school library staff Get ideas and information to help organise and manage your school library team, including job descriptions, performance appraisals, professional qualifications and overseeing student librarians.
School Library Development Framework Diagram

School Library Development Framework The framework is a resource for anyone involved with the development of your school library. It can help guide reflections and decisions about how your library is incorporated into teaching and learning in your school.