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Summary of event

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

Presenters discussed and offered insights into ways in which SBL can be used as a digital resource to engage families and young readers, complementing and enhancing existing programs, connecting library communities far and wide.

Online PD event details:

When: 6pm AEST, Tuesday 4 May 

Duration: 1.5 hours, including 30-minute Q&A

In our online PD, our presenters covered the following:

  • Account settings
  • Closed captions & accessibility features
  • Helpful resources
  • Search functionality
  • Playlists
  • Technical features and advancements
  • Staying informed

Note: In November 2021, we updated our barcode authentication to ensure all library patrons can access our StoryBox app, have an improved individualised experience and greater account security. We are also no longer able to provide authentication via EZproxy. For further information on our current authentication and login processes, read Improving library patron experience with important new features.

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