We had so many great papers
submitted for NLS2 but didn't have the time in the programme
to showcase all of them. Instead, we will be including our
favourites in an online
programme. Reading our Pre Symposium papers is a
great way to get ready for the Symposium in December!
Keep watching in the coming weeks as more papers will be added.
2nd December ALIA InfoSci are running a bus tour of Adelaide's
newest libraries from 5.15-7.30pm on Thursday night. See the FLYER for
more information. The NLS2
Guide lists our favourite bars,
cafes and restaurants around the Hilton. Catch up with locals and other delegates
on the tour, then head off to Gouger Street for a meal...OR use the Bulletin
Board to make plans to meet
at one of the listed restaurants.
3rd December : Cocktail Party Don't miss the NLS2
Cocktail Party, proudly sponsored by the National
Library of Australia, to be held at the heritage listed
Mortlock Wing of the newly renovated State Library of South Australia. Enjoy fabulous
canapes and wild cocktails while networking with library leaders and peers!
NOTE: Full registration includes
a ticket to this event. Extra tickets available at $42 per
Saturday 4th December : Breakfast
Meet other delegates for breakfast in the heart of the bustling Central Market,
just around the corner from the Hilton Hotel. Network with other early risers
and enjoy a full hot breakfast from 7.15 - 8.30am.
NOTE: Sign up for breakfast when you complete your
NLS2 registration form. Price per person = $15.00.
4th December : Dinner Eat, drink and dance the night away
at the NLS2 Dinner, proudly sponsored byCivica.
Held in the magnificent Hilton ballroom, dinner includes delicious local food
and South Australian wines.
Full registration includes a ticket to this event. Extra
tickets available at $92.00 per person.
5th December : North Terrace Walking Tour Take in
the culture and ambience of Adelaide's North Terrace. Includes guided tours of
the State Library of South Australia, Art Gallery, Museum, a walk through the
beautiful Botanic Gardens and a visit to the National Wine Centre. 12 noon - 4.30pm.
NOTE: Sign up for the walking
tour when you complete your NLS2 registration form. Price per person = $15.00.
December : Barossa Tour with Groovy Grape Getaways
(8.30am pick up outside the Hilton Adelaide - 5.30pm return to Adelaide)*
A coach tour through the beautiful Adelaide Hills to South Australia's famous
Barossa wine region.
Start with a visit to the famous Whispering Wall, then taste the wines at Schild
Estate and Cockatoo Ridge wineries. Enjoy lunch at the Tanunda Hotel and a chance
to wander through the picturesque town before driving on to Menglers Hill Lookout.
The day finishes with visits and wine-tastings at Stanley Brothers and Grant
NOTE: Sign up for the Barossa Tour when you complete your NLS2 registration
form. Price per person = $65.00.
*Please let us know if you need to be directly dropped off at
be holding a two-day satellite event especially for New Librarians on Wednesday
1st and Thursday 2nd of December 2004, at the State Library of South Australia.
This is an opportunity to develop practical skills in areas such as e-cataloguing,
web design, and knowledge management. For further information visit http://www.caval.edu.au/pdt/courses/workshop/newlibsymp.html
During the Symposium, there will be a number of other
activities running during the plenary sessions. Places in these sections
were offered to all delegates and allocated to those who expressed an
Geraldine Barkworth will be conducting
6 short life-coaching sessions for selected delegates during the Symposium.
If you were one of the lucky ones, confirm your life-coaching session
time at the registration desk when you arrive.
Delegates can have their resume reviewed by industry
leaders and library managers. If you have already signed up for the
Resume Review, confirm your time and reviewer with our Resume Review
Liaison when you arrive.