The Flinders University Library Special Collections include some of the rarest and most intriguing collections held in South Australian libraries. Everything from science fiction to beer coasters, from South Australian greats to the inner workings of the Australian sex industry is documented here.
SALIN invites you to join us on a tour behind the scenes of these collections, learning about their history, how they are preserved and made accessible for researchers now and into the future.
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14th February is not only Valentine’s Day, it’s also Library Lovers’ Day!
SALIN would like to invite you to a social gathering and book swap in honour of this occasion.
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It can be tough to find employment in the library and information world, but SALIN is here to help you give it your best shot.
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In August, SALIN visited the South Australian School for Vision Impaired (SASVI) to tour their Resource Centre. Lauren Fountain, the Resource Centre Manager gave an excellent tour of this unique library.
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Craft can be an expression of creativity, a means to make beautiful and practical objects, or a enjoyable pastime. But did you realise it can also be a useful work skill?
SALIN is hosting a relaxed evening of making and sharing for librarians of all kinds.
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Check out all the action from the night!
Thanks to all our attendees. Your generosity has provided a $750 donation to Vision Australia, assisting their work for blind and vision impaired people.
Thanks also go to our prize sponsors: ALIA, ALS Library Services, Beerenberg, B.-d. Farm Paris Creek, Dymocks, Emerald, Flowers Everywhere, Imprints, Maggie Beer, O’Connell’s Bookshop, and Recollect.