Blue Mountains Library Service (NSW)

Project: Library Review, Infrastructure review and Strategy Project Components and Outcomes: Building Assessments – comprehensive review of all library branches, including condition and location; preparation of individual branch reports; recommendations report Library Review – comprehensive review of services / operations. This included staff consultations (direct and survey) and comparative analysis … Continue reading

Commonwealth Department of Health, Information Resources and Research Services (IRRS)

IRRS is the Department’s specialist bio-medical and scientific information provider. Its key role is to provide timely, comprehensive and cost effective delivery of authoritative information to meet the needs of the Department’s Health Products Regulation Group (HPRG). Project Description: A comprehensive review of IRRS including key influencers and drivers, organisational … Continue reading

Mareeba Shire Council (QLD)

Project: Library Efficiency Review Project Description: A review of: Services and service priorities Operations, including staffing, structure, opening hours, programs and events, systems, marketing and promotion, infrastructure and partnerships Current and future trends impacting, or likely to impact on, the library Project Outcomes: A detailed service review report, including clear … Continue reading

Wollongong City Library (NSW)

Project: Scoping and Concept Planning Project – Helensburgh Branch Library Project Description: Initial scoping and concept planning for the future upgrade / replacement of the current Helensburgh Branch Library. This included: Community Consultation (Workshops and community survey) Demographic analysis – future trends A building audit / assessment and report (current … 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

City of Marion (SA)

Project: Library Service Review and Strategic Action Plan Project Description: An extensive review of library services –  an external review to identify service improvements, cost reductions, increasing revenue and streamlining service delivery. The review included an analysis of the current staffing structure and service delivery model. Project Outcomes: A Service … 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

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

Campbelltown City Library (NSW)

Project: Collection Service Review Project Description: A best practice review of Campbelltown City Library’s technical services and collection management, including current procurement; budgeting; the policies and procedures for selection, acquisition, cataloguing (throughput and output) and end-processing; cataloguing standards; levels of outsourcing and efficiency of current outsourcing; collection development and profiling … Continue reading