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Library For All @LibraryForAll Brisbane, Queensland

Library For All is an Australian non-profit working with communities to create culturally-relevant e-books for young readers. Every child has a right to read!

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@witqld @flightcentreAU Thanks @witqld for all the love and support @kickstarter @ABC Thanks, @kickstarter, we won't forget our roots : ) @SoundScoutsGame Thanks for the shout out @SoundScoutsGame
9/27
2019
Thanks @CeceAdam for dropping by our Clubhouse! We love talking to experienced writers and illustrators about their… https://t.co/E3Oyei3X7S
7/20
2019
Thank you to amazing children’s writer @nat_amoore for sharing her thoughts on writing for kids! Visit our site for… https://t.co/lxpIDf4gys
7/17
2019
A very special #LunchtimeDelivery is on its way to Papua New Guinea! Share this video and help us make knowledge ac… https://t.co/hci5h3BdI3
6/19
2019
An extraordinary gift from The Funding Network Australia helps us to kickstart our Australian Indigenous Collection… https://t.co/HJQinzwlVp
6/12
2019
Rebecca McDonald from ⁦@LibraryForAll⁩ pitching ⁦@TFNAus⁩ - an organisation worth looking at if you care about lite… https://t.co/6XHcIehkS1
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6/11
2019
Wondering what happens when we take our digital library into classrooms? Check out our stories from the field! https://t.co/qgiF97xjbe
6/4
2019
This week we're sending more boxes of tablets to schools in Papua New Guinea. But this time they aren't for the stu… https://t.co/UwwpdVcJWt
5/29
2019
Getting ready for our #lunchtimedelivery, packing for a deployment in Papua New Guinea next week! We're very excite… https://t.co/Z9ld6dX8dn
5/8
2019
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4/28
2019
LFA’s next big publishing project is underway thanks to this terrific grant opportunity. #lfa #lettheworldread https://t.co/UesMo7zFbUThis week our CEO shared a story from the field in PNG. After watching Joyful (pictured left) read the LFA app, Reb… https://t.co/KwsNb9ppMM
4/27
2019
Thank you to everyone who contributed to this being a fantastic year for Library For All! Bring on 2019!⠀… https://t.co/fJVvYwoHAh
1/1
2018
6 elated authors sharing 6 new stories! Hot off the press and straight into Library For All! LFA thanks these wonde… https://t.co/WRi0duaTTq
12/1
2018
This morning at @LibraryForAll 's 'Book Launch and Author Celebration', I met some fab authors, browsed new #PNG -a… https://t.co/fM514Hn8dv
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11/30
2018
It was a pleasure to speak with @timharrisbooks (@penguinbooksaus) for our series Writers' Clubhouse. He shared his… https://t.co/L8XlnoUMfU
11/22
2018
Thank you to author @megmckinlay for joining our Q & A in the Writers' Clubhouse. Need inspiration on your writing… https://t.co/JOpDBrgPEzThank you @TimHarrisBooks for sharing your wisdom in our Writers' Clubhouse! Are you an emerging writer? Visit our… https://t.co/bR6De5wnrE
11/13
2018
Creating a library and getting it to kids who need it relies on great partnerships and supporters. We're thrilled t… https://t.co/CHIfvIk39X
10/28
2018
A good book is an empathy transplant. If we want intelligent adults, give our children books. If we want compassion… https://t.co/Wi5C2TCaFH
Retweeted by Library For AllJust dropped in to see my friends @LibraryForAll HQ. Great to see more #PapuaNewGuinea authored children's book tit… https://t.co/nS5UG1SqlD
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10/9
2018
😮 SNEAK PEAK 😮⠀ Here's the first look at one of the books in our new "Books That Travel" collection. BTT is a sub… https://t.co/6Mp4LJd8ya
9/27
2018
Me: how much does it costs to borrow a thousand books a year from the library? Small boy: $500? Smaller girl: $1,0… https://t.co/joXAWIGcx6
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9/23
2018
Glad you enjoyed it @amoahfive_oh ! https://t.co/6k1RBGXqiF
9/20
2018
Thanks for mentioning LFA in this piece Rashmii. Great insights here into the benefits of volunteering and the vibr… https://t.co/6DuT6DVLb9
9/15
2018
Not far from the LFA head office it’s Brisbane Writers Festival weekend. Our Senior Librarian @LaraCainGray caught… https://t.co/TFZ9V0BIfZ
9/9
2018
@AnnaWhateley @BrisWritersFest Oh they are so cool!
9/8
2018
These ‘PNG authored children’s books’ are positively beneficial to the pupils in terms of ‘source culture materials… https://t.co/e4to0k2xLD
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9/7
2018
It's Fathers' Day in Australia, PNG, and many other countries. Enjoy your day dads, granddads, carers and all who p… https://t.co/L7qE62NBwR
9/2
2018
Kids are kids! https://t.co/9ZHHxtecb2
9/1
2018
If we want to get kids reading it's important we not only give them books, but books they will love! Library For Al… https://t.co/qZ5ScsNOOW
8/31
2018
@Julesthe4rd @sgervay Well, please do let me know anything I can do to help progress! Thanks very much!Did you know that around 617 million children worldwide are not reaching minimum literacy levels despite attending… https://t.co/VLoWtrRakN @Julesthe4rd Hi Jules, did you and the team get any further with finding a publisher or charity partner to bring th… https://t.co/YsOfnsUzqT
8/29
2018
The Writers' Clubhouse is a blog space where we chat to successful authors and illustrators about their work, their… https://t.co/xnRKdEo7fy
8/24
2018
We recently hosted our first writers' workshop in Brisbane. Were you there? We love discovering new authors and bri… https://t.co/rkObqTdTmaThis is a picture of lives being changed! Library For All works in communities to share a free, quality, digital li… https://t.co/I3zmMY4UpaHave you visited the LFA blog lately? Drop by for the latest news and events, along with a wonderful collection of… https://t.co/KlVtamjyj7
8/23
2018
Did you attend our recent Brisbane writers' workshop? You might make an appearance in these pics! Click here to lea… https://t.co/feJIU8OwoW
8/21
2018
Thank you @amoahfive_oh for sharing our books in the community! https://t.co/hG5r5b4vdt
8/17
2018
Emma Middleton features on the LFA blog this month sharing stories to inspire new authors. We love the way she gets… https://t.co/nVvB7RDcVc
8/13
2018
Our Mission: To make knowledge accessible to all, equally. Our Vision: To create and deliver a digital library for… https://t.co/v6VfO80xarThanks to Rachelle Sadler, children's author, for this great shout out on her website. We love working with authors… https://t.co/12IAFWJlkO
8/9
2018
We love the support we are getting right now from new, emerging and experienced writers everywhere. Today in the Cl… https://t.co/KVxvzX3msD
8/7
2018
What a day! Thanks again to @michelle_author for delivering an informative, encouraging workshop to a bunch of budd… https://t.co/ONtG562iJo
8/4
2018
Tomorrow the multi talented Michelle Worthington will help budding writers in Brisbane to share their stories with… https://t.co/Le6KCixn36 @amoahfive_oh @LaraCainGray Thank you! And the same positive wishes to you for your adventure!#PNG author Peter Jokisie is multi-talented! Great interview. I'm looking forward to seeing Peter's upcoming illust… https://t.co/DEXrtKw2mO
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8/3
2018
Bedtime reading and potential project research ... incredible story. I love the new horizons I’m discovering thanks… https://t.co/DblVqmRRdV
Retweeted by Library For AllMeet PNG author Peter Jokisie - 2 times winner of the Crocodile Prize he has kindly share a story with us to add to… https://t.co/U9nrTmoM4j
8/2
2018
We're so chuffed to work with a huge range of new, emerging and experienced authors here at Library For All. This w… https://t.co/j1ZqMu830Z
7/31
2018
A library is: a. A place with lots of books b Free b A place where expert miracle workers order the books their com… https://t.co/rwVu7VOidN
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7/27
2018
We've been in our office in sunny Brisbane for a few months now but haven't had time to decorate! Luckily our stunn… https://t.co/zpCKJy6K2z
7/24
2018
Hey writers! We need stories for our cross-cultural collection of books for kids. Want to do something different &… https://t.co/2dxhq7cJDf
7/22
2018
@helenisinpng @amoahfive_oh @LaraCainGray @Grey15081 Hi Helen, they’re not for sale commercially yet but we can arr… https://t.co/75SMubKRvu
7/21
2018
Excited to see the ‘I Am...’ series taking flight! These are Stories From Our Global Village - kids from around the… https://t.co/jSvWok5YvI
7/20
2018
Can one little book fairy make a difference? You can vote for Michelle Worthington and Share Your Story in this yea… https://t.co/mEx4GqiHPR
Retweeted by Library For AllFab to catch up w/ @LaraCainGray today at @LibraryForAll HQ . How beautiful are these Children's titles produced i… https://t.co/amsE1PwbwT
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7/19
2018
Brisbane's budding writers! Join us and @michelle_author for a lively day of learning. Discover the secret to writi… https://t.co/t6Lkdm4XG4
7/11
2018
Thank you author Jordan Dean @RoyalApe1 for sharing your thoughts on our blog. We are pleased to be working with re… https://t.co/zLRw4aGy0E
7/5
2018
We’re about to kick off a new collection that will see our books journey further than ever. Books That Travel is se… https://t.co/vnAZzOKBYC
6/28
2018
Our digital books are now in print! This week the team packed and sent 18,500 books to PNG schools and communities.… https://t.co/rW6hs6UeaS
6/15
2018
Today we're talking windows and mirrors on the LFA blog. Is it more important for kids to see reflections of themse… https://t.co/ZOf1DA2q1q
5/22
2018
Children's author Samantha Wheeler joins us this week on the blog to talk about what makes a great book for kids. G… https://t.co/SPFxqIl2fE
5/16
2018
When the CEO gets emotional about the success of the latest project, you know you're looking at a nonprofit that li… https://t.co/jOWUNrZh4s
4/18
2018
«I’ll never miss school again! » said a Year 1 student today after getting the first glimpse of Library For All. Ou… https://t.co/79k3QAszbdBook cover spam! We've worked with PNG writers to produce a stunning collection of culturally relevant early litera… https://t.co/GxP1jC68s1
4/17
2018
This is the plan at Library For All Australia...we help writers share diverse cultural stories so that children can… https://t.co/szboshoW4o
4/16
2018
More PNG stories for kids will hit our library soon thanks to recent Writers' Workshops held in Port Moresby. LFA's… https://t.co/8zWnNM0CPC
4/12
2018
At LFA we help emerging writers around the world tell their own cultural stories via our free e-book app. Need insp… https://t.co/rHOslGgqS3
4/11
2018
LFA Librarian, Lara Cain Gray, attended Women of the World festival in Brisbane yesterday. Powerful discussions aro… https://t.co/Q2Dd1qNFL8
4/9
2018
At Library For All Australia, we work with authors from around the world to create a culturally-diverse library. Ra… https://t.co/RWEDDzqIzA
4/5
2018
The Library For All Australia office is in Brisbane, Australia, but our project teams are everywhere from Colorado… https://t.co/a3eGoW1E80Always looking for new ways to interact with the cloud(s) ... two of Library For All Australia's tech specialists,… https://t.co/EF9qn0eS79
4/3
2018
@amoahfive_oh @LaraCainGray Glad you had a chance to meet up!Big plans underway to develop more PNG writers’ workshops. Our PNG ebook library is growing! #helptheworldreadhttps://t.co/E8F0XYZPjO
3/31
2018
LFA's content coordinator in PNG has been in Port Moresby facilitating Writers' Workshops for emerging authors. The… https://t.co/G0gehm8EZRChildren's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Short List is out today! How many of these impressive books f… https://t.co/d2VDYC2d3oTe Puna Specialist, Kaye Foran from the National Library of New Zealand has been announced as a speaker for… https://t.co/B8pjBkRSIW
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3/27
2018
The fabulous Peter Carnavas joined us recently in the Writers' Clubhouse to share his thoughts on writing for kids.… https://t.co/BrHJmrmm2r
3/23
2018
Are you an aspiring children's writer? We have Australian Children's Laureate Morris Gleitzman featured in the Writ… https://t.co/bIemDOhdiOIt's World Poetry Day! Our Australian poetry section is clearly well-loved, because we had to straighten the shelv… https://t.co/yHoKQu46y3
Retweeted by Library For AllOur PNG team has been on the road determining how Library For All can most benefit kids in regional schools - like… https://t.co/pP0ZKTSbsB
3/21
2018
Are you an aspiring writer? Visit the LFA Writers' Clubhouse for inspiration! We ask successful authors and illustr… https://t.co/xaHg07sPGh
3/13
2018
Celebrating our talented women artists and writers today on #IWD18. Meet Josephine Yaga, an LFA children's author f… https://t.co/joDxUhONrOCelebrating our talented women artists and writers today on #IWD18. Meet Meg Skinner, an LFA illustrator based in I… https://t.co/kDvw6uueXc"The global literacy challenge is gendered" says a recent UNESCO report. "I5 million school age girls worldwide wil… https://t.co/HbfpY7ke6Z
3/8
2018
Do you have a PNG story to tell? Our PNG team is ready for story submissions from writers in Papua New Guinea. Writ… https://t.co/iLcQ6jKz5j
3/1
2018
New on the Library For All blog today - what do we mean by a 'good' book when it comes to young readers? https://t.co/kKCJYOQXuq
2/27
2018
Another beautiful new book hits our Papua New Guinea library this week. We are building a free collection of ebooks… https://t.co/bdsQr4CJttOh, what a lovely initiative. You're never too young to discover the joy of a good book! https://t.co/uwy0tGwJcs
2/20
2018
It's Library Lovers' Day here in Australia, thanks to @ALIANational. Here's a shot of the library we love - no book… https://t.co/0i6U4G6yMZ
2/13
2018
We agree with @jackie_french_ - a good library helps create the future. That's our plan for Library For All! Today… https://t.co/XgUnU2Evor
2/8
2018
Children in the developing world miss out on stories that mirror their own life experiences. Library For All Austra… https://t.co/Vb2Mk5wCUq
1/30
2018
Children in the developing world and remote areas often miss out on reading stories that mirror their own life expe… https://t.co/DMPAgtECmlWe create culturally-relevant books by working with local communities. Kids love to read stories that reflect their… https://t.co/pQfXaVA68ULibrary For All Australia is GO! If you're interested in literacy for ALL and making early reader books available f… https://t.co/6hyW5y9Ybq
1/25
2018

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