The Australian Library and Information Association; the Australian Public Library Alliance; and National and State Libraries Australia, are hosting at event at Parliament House to help libraries celebrate the International Year of Indigenous Languages and the Year of the Public Domain.
The evening will also showcase the outstanding work of libraries in supporting Australian cultural heritage and digital innovation and provide us with the opportunity to thank the Australian Parliament for endorsing copyright law reform.
Peter FitzSimons, Australian author and journalist and Melissa Lucashenko, award-winning novelist, essayist and short story writer will be special guests. Other guests will include government representatives and stakeholders from education, health, cybersafety, the arts, community wellbeing and digital citizenship. Also in attendance will be long term supporters of libraries and our industry leaders.
This event is by invitation only.