Library learning environments

Information, resources and case studies can stimulate thinking about design of school libraries. We aim to help principals, school leaders, library staff and other stakeholders imagine new library spaces that achieve your goals as you work to develop your services.

Merging school libraries

In this guide we provide tips for the project planning team to work through when merging two or more school libraries, as part of a whole school merger. The checklists will help you identify actions, resources, staffing required, target dates and chart your progress as you work through the merger project.

Tips for moving your library

When your library is about to shift into another building you will need to plan for a number of issues including moving the library’s contents. And, if you are renovating, providing interim access to resources. Here are some tips to guide your project planning team to work through options applicable to your school.