eSmart Libraries Newsletters

2017 

Our newsletters are full of practical tips and latest library resources and are distributed every two months free of charge.  Anyone can subscribe to the mailing list at the bottom of this page.

07/06/2017 - eSmart Libraries Newsletter for June

See whole lot of new resources for your library, find out how we can help, and save the date for eSmart Week 2017!

13/04/2017 - eSmart Libraries Newsletter for April

View a range of new eSmart tools and resources including the new staff training resource covering 8 online modules to increase digital safety.

17/02/2017 - eSmart Libraries Newsletter for February

See the results of the 2016 evaluation of eSmart Libraries from Western Sydney University, read about the Foundation's new Connect program, find out how Tasmania is using a state-wide approach to eSmart and more!



2016

19/12/2016 - eSmart Libraries Newsletter for December: 

Take a look at 2016's greatest resources!

07/11/2016 - eSmart Libraries Newsletter for November: 

Find out which Library won the eSmart week competition, help us welcome new libraries to eSmart and check out our new eSmart Resources!

28/09/2016 - eSmart Libraries Newsletter for September/October:

Check out what libraries across Australia did for National eSmart Week, which libraries reached status during eSmart Week and more!

23/08/2016 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for August:

National eSmart Week is next week, check in to see who is recently eSmart, what Libraries are doing for National eSmart Week and more.

11/06/2016 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for July:

See where our eSmart Libraries are across Australia, make sure to register for National eSmart Week, latest eSmart resources, the upcoming NCAB conference and more.

09/06/2016 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for June:
Congratulations to Wanneroo, Noosa and Parramatta Libraries on reaching eSmart Status, we ask Riverina Regional Library to share their eSmart story with us, new updates to the Framework and more.

05/05/16 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for May:
Spotlight on Mount Gambier Library, Library and Information Week 2016, new eSmart Libraries resources, NCAB tickets and more.

05/04/16 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for April:
Spotlight on Redlands Library, ACT Libraries become eSmart, Library Information Week, the latest eSmart Resources and more.

7/03/16 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for March:
National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence, eSmart Celebrations, spotlight on Ipswich Libraries, System Tool updates and resources.

1/02/2016 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for February:
A snapshot of eSmart Libraries across Australia, celebrating our most recent eSmart Libraries, an insight into the winners of National eSmart Week and more.



2015

9/12/2015 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for December 
Congratulations to Greater Dandenong Libraries and Whitehorse Manningham Libraries in Victoria for recently achieving eSmart Status! Wrapping up and year with a Christmas message.

13/11/2015 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for November:
Congratulations to South Australia's Port Pirie, Charles Sturt and Onkaparinga Libraries for reaching eSmart Status. We encourage you to share  your library stories with the eSmart community for next month's final edition of 2015.

08/10/2015 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for October:
Congratulations to Logan City, Mount Isa, Brimbank and Moonee Valley Libraries who all gained eSmart Status during eSmart Week in September! If you participated in eSmart Week, make sure you nominate your town and library to win tickets to NCAB 2016.

07/09/2015 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for September:
It's National eSmart Week! Inside this edition you will find ways your library can get involved in activities that promote the smart, safe and responsible use of online technology.

10/08/2015 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for August:
In this edition we encourage you to register for the upcoming cyber safety PD in Sydney in September, focus on resources and tips to help you with Domain 5 and put a spotlight on Capel Library in WA.

07/07/2015 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for July:
In this edition we introduce National eSmart Week, put a spotlight on Mount Isa Libraries and resources for Domain 4, athe best cyber safety websites for library users and more.

02/06/15 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for June:
In this edition you will find information on Cyber safety Awareness Week 1 - 5 June, congratulations to our first two eSmart status libraries in SA, spotlight on Blacktown City Libraries, the latest cyber safety websites for users and more.

02/06/15 - Spotlight on Blacktown City Libraries, NSW:
Blacktown City Libraries are currently implementing eSmart and are almost ready to apply for eSmart status. eSmart Coordinator at Blacktown Library, Tim Ungaro, shares with us what he has learnt throughout their eSmart journey​.

05/05/15 - eSmart Libraries Monthly Newsletter for May:
In this edition you will find information on Privacy Awareness Week, congratulations to Logan City, Monash and Wellington Shire Libraries, upcoming training, new cyber safety resources and more.

04/05/15 - Spotlight on Monash Public Library Service:
Monash Public Library Service are currently implementing eSmart, and aim to gain eSmart status within the next three months.

04/05/15 - Our favourite cyber safety resources for May:
A selection of our top cyber safety resources for this month, including a website to help you navigate cyber safety laws in Australia and a great new site that covers pornography, young people and sexuality today.

04/05/15 - Spotlight on eSmart resources for 'Domain One':
This month our eSmart resources focus on 'Domain One: Library Vision, Strategy and Leadership', supporting you to align the eSmart Libraries Framework to existing library strategies and council business plan.

03/05/15 - Becoming eSmart provides Wellington Shire Libraries with a big boost:
Mayor, Cr Carolyn Crossley, said Council is excited and proud to offer an eSmart Library service, “This has been the culmination of hard work by our library staff to integrate cyber safety in our daily operations, staff development and organisational culture.

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  • What is eSmart Libraries

    The Alannah & Madeline Foundation and the Telstra Foundation formed a partnership in 2012 to develop and implement eSmart Libraries.

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  • Why your Library needs eSmart

    Libraries are the knowledge centres at the forefront of providing access and assistance to the community.

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  • Benefits of eSmart Libraries

    Providing skills and resources for the library community to confidently manage cyber-issues and continue to embrace the positive aspects of online activity.

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National eSmart Week 2017

Building Cyber Safe Communities 4 - 8 September 2017

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