Victorian school library not abolished just rebranded

Creator
Robson-Garth, Gaynor
Description

Following The Age newspaper article "Schools that excel: No detentions, no libraries, no problems for this girls' school", which claims that Siena College Camberwell in Victoria has abolished its library, Gaynor Robson-Garth, the Principal of Siena College, has written to ALIA stating that the article misrepresents the reality of the situation and that the school continues to have a library and employ qualified library staff. She clarified that the library was merely rebranded as the Albertus Magnus Learning Centre, and it continues to fulfil the essential work that school libraries provide to students.

Publisher
Deakin, ACT: Australian Library and Information Association
Contributor
Siena College Camberwell
Date
2019
Type
Format
Language
en
Coverage
Australia