Winter School Holiday Activities

Winter School Holiday Activities We have some great school holiday craft happening in our branches!!   Book your spot early as places are limited.  Winter School Holidays Activities Flyer  

The Vegetable Plot

The Vegetable Plot Save the date! The Vegetable Plot is coming to the Upper Hunter Shire Libraries.  Thursday 7th July The Vegetable Plot will use music and storytelling to entertain young crowds in Scone and Murrurundi. Campbells Corner Building, Kelly Street, Scone @ 10.30am Murrurundi RSL Hall @ 2.30pm Bookings essential, please call the Scone […]

Paula Stevenson – Author talk

Author Talk at Scone Library Paula Stevenson is an Australian author who lives and works on a rural property in the Upper Hunter Valley.  Paula has just published a new children’s book and will be joining us for a special reading of ‘Buster follows his nose’ at Scone Library’s Storytime. Please come along and show […]

National Simultaneous Storytime

National Simultaneous Storytime National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator, is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centres, family homes, bookshops and many other places around the country. This year’s book ‘Family […]

Online Databases

Online Databases Gale General OneFile Access general interest magazines and key serials in a single resource. Best for general research. Gale OneFile: News Access major newspapers online to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, or other fields. Includes Australian News Limited and Fairfax newspapers Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints Find overviews, news, and opinions […]

National Geographic eResources

National Geographic eResources National Geographic Virtual Library Browse this cross-searchable platform for research insight from journalism’s most trusted name in exploration and discovery. National Geographic Kids Explore amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space. Use this separate link children’s dedicated computers.