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Teacher librarians transform student learning
The Australian School Library Association (ASLA) is calling upon Australian educational decision makers to employ teacher librarians as part of the solution to improve national student learning and literacy.

Library key to kids' literacy
If Australia is serious about lifting student literacy levels, our governments must fund schools to employ teacher librarians and improve access to a variety of information formats and resources.

Media Release 5 December 2011
Australian Government response to School Library Inquiry focuses attention on fractured responsibility for school libraries.

Media Release - 24 May 2011
School libraries A+ for passion but funding must improve

Media Release - 17 November 2010
A meeting of minds: library professionals identify future directions

Media Release - 7 April 2010
New school library buildings are springing up all over Australia – but how will they be staffed?

Media Release - 26 October 2009
Professional knowledge contributes to innovative curriculum

Media Release - 11 May 2009
New research reveals school libraries hovering on the poverty line

Media Release - 29 May 2007
Information literacy bonds two peak groups