Australian smartphone use doubles - new ACMA report

A report from the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) shows that nearly half of Australian adults now own a smartphone and 4.37 million adults are using a tablet.

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ALIA eBook and eLending think tank session and summit

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In November 2012 ALIA announced a major initiative to establish a position statement for Australian libraries regarding the ebook and eLending debate .

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NSW.net Service Delivery Strategy 2013-16 Client Surveys

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Libraries Alive! on behalf of the State Library of NSW is developing a NSW.net Service Delivery Strategy 2013-16.    
 
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Book Industry Collaborative Council

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In response to a recommendation from the Book Industry Strategy Group the Australian Government has established the

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WiFi Hotspot Implementation - Invitation to Participate

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Today, an Invitation to Participate was sent to General Managers of NSW rural and regional councils to implement WiFi hotspots in public libraries in the 2012/13 financial year. Through NSW.net, the NSW government has committed

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Alexander Street Press planning sessions October 9th 2012

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The following information session may be of interest to public library staff.

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NSW.net Technology in Libraries Seminar: 21 September 2012

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NSW.net invites NSW Public Library staff  to attend our Technology in Libraries seminar to be held in the Metcalfe Auditorium at the State Library of New South Wales on Friday, 21 September: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm.

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eBooks and eResource Collection Development

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The International federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) has recently published a background paper on E-lending.

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