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Maree Martin commented on Camilla Elliott's blog post Meeting 2 August - Feedback
"Thanks Camilla and Di as I found the meeting very worthwhile and informative. It's always great to share ideas and get hints from staff at other libraries."
Aug 4
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Meeting 2 August - Feedback

Thanks to members who attended SLAV Eastern Metro Branch meeting on Tuesday, in particular Norwood College staff, three of whom came along.  Getting to know and support each other at such a grassroots level is so good, plus it's great to meet other passionate Library world colleagues.  Branch meetings can be an effort but the rewards are there.  My apologies for not putting details onto branch section of SLAV website.Di O'Neill and I lead the discussion through our use of databases and online…See More
Aug 4
Michelle Nye is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
Aug 1
Megan Ryan is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
Jul 25
Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

SLAV Conference: Making the most of Data + Michigan Uni, Virtual Data Literacy Conference

Hello SLAV MembersReminding you about the SLAV Conference and Masterclass 10 & 11 August- Making the most of Data: Collecting, visualising, applying  featuring Kristin Fontichiaro from Michigan University, USA.  This conference includes a rich program with the choice of 8 concurrent sessions. So loads of opportunities!As a lead up to the conference, you may interested in attending the Michigan Uni…See More
Jun 27
Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

Announcing: SLAV's new Executive Officer

Hello SLAV Eastern Metro membersSharing this exciting news from SLAV President Di Ruffles:"It is with great pleasure I announce the appointment of Dr Susan La Marca as the next Executive Officer of the School Library Association of Victoria. Dr La Marca is well known to all in the School Library community due to her contributions and research in supporting a reading culture for young people, her extensive range of publications and her role as the editor of our online journal, Synergy. We are…See More
Jun 16
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May 24
Carol Lawton is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
May 16
Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

SLAV AGM and other news

Hello SLAV Eastern Metro membersSLAV 2016 Annual General Meeting was held at SLAV office, The Dream Factory, Footscray last Saturday.  Attending were approx 22 Council members representing SLAV Branches across the state.  Office bearer positions appointed at the conference were:President: Di RufflesVice President: Cairistiona TaitSecretary: Rhonda PowlingTreasurer: Cheryl TaylorEditors: Susan La Marca (Synergy) and Fay Patterson (FYI)Professional Learning Chair: Camilla ElliottSLAV Executive…See More
May 16
Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

Primary School Conference - 29 May 2017

Registrations are now open for the Inaugural SLAV Primary School Libraries Conference, “Primary School Libraries: vibrant, multifunctional spaces - A SLAV Conference for ALL working in Primary School Libraries” to be held on Monday 29th May, 2017, at Graduate House, Carlton. SLAV welcomes ALL working in Primary School and P-12 School Libraries to come along and learn from experts, school leaders and each other. Share ideas on activities, programs and promoting the school library and valuing…See More
Apr 25
Rachel Kerr is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
Mar 6
Camilla Elliott posted a blog post

Report - SLAV Eastern Branch Meeting -2 March

What a great start to the year!  Thanks to Julie Pagliaro for organising our first SLAV Eastern Metro Branch meeting for 2017.  Approximately 14 members attended, to hear guest speaker Sarah Bloedorn from Vision Australia address the issue of equity of access and alternative reading options for students with vision impairments.  Peer sharing of in-school experience is always a valuable component of SLAV professional learning and we…See More
Mar 4
Rachel is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
Feb 27
Catherine Casey commented on Julie Pagliaro's blog post Change of Venue - SLAV Branch Meeting
"Thanks, Julie. See you there."
Feb 27
Julie Pagliaro posted a blog post

Change of Venue - SLAV Branch Meeting

The venue for our meeting on Thursday 2nd March has had to be changed to the following nearby venue:The Firechief Pizzeria Function Room (Upstairs)169 Camberwell RoadHawthorn East4.00 pm - provided drinks and food4.30 pm - 5.30 pm MeetingAlthough the address is officially Hawthorn East, it is in Camberwell and is right next door to Dan Murphy and still very close to Dymocks Camberwell. Dymocks are once again offering their 20% off their regular priced books for late Thursday night shopping…See More
Feb 26
Anne Beech is now a member of Eastern Metropolitan Group - SLAV
Feb 23

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Meeting 2 August - Feedback

Thanks to members who attended SLAV Eastern Metro Branch meeting on Tuesday, in particular Norwood College staff, three of whom came along.  Getting to know and support each other at such a grassroots level is so good, plus it's great to meet other passionate Library world colleagues.  Branch meetings can be an effort but the rewards are there.  My apologies for not putting details onto branch section of SLAV website.

Di O'Neill and I lead the discussion through our use of databases…

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Posted by Camilla Elliott on August 4, 2017 at 10:39 — 1 Comment

SLAV Conference: Making the most of Data + Michigan Uni, Virtual Data Literacy Conference

Hello SLAV Members

Reminding you about the SLAV Conference and Masterclass 10 & 11 August- Making the most of Data: Collecting, visualising, applying  featuring Kristin Fontichiaro from Michigan University, USA.  

This conference includes a rich program with the choice of 8 concurrent sessions. So loads of opportunities!

As a lead up to the conference, you may…

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Posted by Camilla Elliott on June 27, 2017 at 9:30

Announcing: SLAV's new Executive Officer

Hello SLAV Eastern Metro members

Sharing this exciting news from SLAV President Di Ruffles:

"It is with great pleasure I announce the appointment of Dr Susan La Marca as the next Executive Officer of the School Library Association of Victoria. Dr La Marca is well known to all in the School Library community due to her contributions and research in supporting a reading culture for young people, her extensive range of publications and her role as the editor of our online journal,…

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Posted by Camilla Elliott on June 16, 2017 at 10:02

SLAV Eastern Metro Branch meeting - NOW 2 August, 2017

Combating 'Fake News' - Research Databases - Using, teaching, sharing, verifying

(This meeting has been held over to a more convenient date)

When:  Wednesday, 2 August, 2017

Where: Avila College, 35 Charles Street, Mount Waverley, VIC, 3149…

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Posted by Camilla Elliott on May 24, 2017 at 13:00

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