Marrickville Council (NSW)

Structural and Operational Review of Marrickville History Services Structural and Operational Review of Councils History Services and Library Services, including: Interviews with all key stakeholders Budget analysis Infrastructure analysis Operational access analysis Review of relevant legislation (part of the structural framework assessment) The outcomes of the project included: Development of … Continue reading

New South Wales Adult Migrant Education Service (NSW AMES)

Library Management System and Cataloguing Review; and Implementation Project Project Description: Scoping of a Library Management System Tender Scoping of library material cataloguing requirements (approximately 35,000 items needed to be catalogued) Selection of cataloguing service with NSW AMES management Selection of Library Management System Vendor with NSW AMES management As … Continue reading

NSW Office of Environment and Heritage

Project: Library Service Review Project Description: A comprehensive review of the Library service’s current effectiveness, efficiency and usage, and the preparation of a strategic action plan to guide the library in the future delivery of services and programs to agency staff. The review included an exploration of future options for … Continue reading

NSW Office of Environment and Heritage

Project: Library Consolidation Project Project Description: This project was commissioned to examine the libraries within the Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) and its portfolio partners, to identify any opportunities for collaborative or cooperative projects, and shared services. The libraries concerned are the Office of Environment and Heritage Library; the … Continue reading

Penrith City Library Service (NSW)

Project: Library Strategy Review (External Review and Strategic Report) Project Description and Outcomes: A detailed review and analysis of the library’s current operating environment. An external review of trends and challenges in the public library sector Demographic analysis (future trends) Policy and strategic context analysis A review and summary of … Continue reading

Southbank Institute of Technology (QLD)

Library Service Review and Strategic Plan Library Service Review: The SBIT library was the result of the merging of four campus libraries into one. The review outcomes included: A comparative study (benchmarking review) of four other dual sector libraries Research and analysis of external trends affecting library services, including areas … Continue reading

State Library of New South Wales

RHCS were appointed in 2014 to conduct the fieldwork and research for the compilation of the Mobile & Outreach Service: NSW Public Libraries report. Methodology included literature review, surveys, site visits, reporting and drafting of guidelines. The report provides the history and context for the delivery of mobile and outreach library … Continue reading

Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (NSW)

Library Service, Systems and Structural Review Library Service Review – assessment of current and future staffing / library operational requirements, including: Organisational structure Staff capacity and competency Staff workloads and current work practices Policy and procedure Library membership Assessment of the current Library Management System and library technology (public and … Continue reading