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Pulitzer prize winners for 2016 announced

The Pulitzer Prizes are 100 years old this year and the winners for 2016 have been announced....

Photographers - Submit your photographs for a mural project

The State Library of Queensland is looking for photographs that express the connection we have to the diverse landscapes and places of Queensland and to each other...

2016 Prime Minister's Literary Awards now open

Entries for the Prime Minister's Literary Awards are now being accepted...

Winner of the 2016 Stella Prize announced

The winner of the Stella Prize was announced at an event at the Sydney Opera House on 19 April....

CBCA list of notable books announced

The Children's Book Council of Australia has announced the list of notable books (the "long list") for the 2016 Book of the Year Awards...

Tech Savvy Seniors classes

Cassowary Coast seniors can improve their digital literacy for free, with a new Tech Savvy Seniors Queensland program in Cassowary Coast Regional Council Libraries....

Library survey available

We are asking for your help to improve our services by completing a short survey...

e-newsletters

Here is our latest Council Connect enewsletter:  February 2016 Council Connect To see earlier enewsletters, please scroll down the page. You can subscribe to Council...

Harper Lee dies

Harper Lee, who’s iconic 1960 novel To Kill A Mockingbird has sold over 40 million copies, has died at the age of 89....

Trove 7 is coming!

The National Library of Australia's Trove discovery service is being revamped. What will this mean for you?......

TumbleBooks online collection now available

Kids and families can watch and listen to e-books online with TumbleBooks. You can also play games and puzzles - even write your own book reviews...

Book Club sets now available

A new service from Cassowary Coast Libraries offers free sets of books for new or existing book clubs throughout our region....