Watch our first ever online PD event for public libraries, in which Story Box Library (SBL) focused on familiarising public librarians with our various features and functions. 

Accessing this online PD will provide learning that contributes towards LIANZA professional registration. ALIA Professional Members can reflect on this event to claim PD hours in the ALIA PD Scheme.

In our online PD, our presenters covered the following:

  • How to use our digital resource to engage families and young readers

  • Account settings

  • Closed captions & accessibility features

  • Helpful resources to complement and enhance existing library programs

  • Search functionality

  • Playlists

  • Technical features and advancements to the platform

  • Staying informed

Watch our online PD event for public libraries here

Our next online PD event, Whose story gets to be shared? Creating a diverse library will be held on Tuesday 19 October.

Featuring academic Dr Helen Adam and author Melissa Keil, our event will explore the importance of representation and diversity in children’s literature and practical ways to ensure all children are heard and seen through stories. 

To register your interest for our upcoming PD event, email