The Library Association of Singapore regularly offers interesting PD. Our member, Foo Soo Chin – School of the Arts, has generously shared this account of a recent professional development visit organised by LAS. This article was originally published at the Singapore Libraries Bulletin. LAS Visit to Raffles Institution’s Raffles Archives & Museum, Hullett Memorial Library and…

The Charles Sturt Student Librarian Tour of Singapore Libraries

This week Judy O’Connell is in Singapore with 25 Charles Sturt University distance-learning students in librarianship for a week-long study visit.  Most of them have come up from Australia, while a few are living here in Singapore (e.g., our own Suzanne Parfitt at Tanglin, and Nadine Bailey, a UWCSEA parent).  We will hopefully be socializing…

New study led by Dr. Ross Todd

School Libraries and the Development of Intellectual Agency: Evidence from New Jersey Dr. Ross J. Todd, Associate Professor, Director, Center for International Scholarship in School Libraries (CISSL), School of Communication & Information, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey   Abstract This paper presents selected key findings of the first phase of a multiphase research…