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Surplus books hit streets

Surplus books hit streets

The stocks in the teen lit street library at 100 Valley Road, Hazelbrook, have recently surged. Source: Surplus books hit streets

How to build a Street Library

How to build a Street Library

Get the step by step instructions and pictures to build a street library using plywood. Here's how to build a street library that looks like a red telephone box. Create your own book exchange and build a street library to install in your neighbourhood. Source: How to...

Parkes welcomes first Street Library | Parkes Champion-Post

Parkes welcomes first Street Library | Parkes Champion-Post

It's a street library that Tony Abbott would definitely be proud of, and the Huntlee community welcome him to come and see it... as long as he doesn't show up in his Speedos. Source: Street library opens outside Huntlee cafe | The Maitland Mercury

Two book-loving friends dedicated to encouraging and promoting the Canberra region's street library network through Lil Street Libraries, are challenging the capital to establish a pop-up book exchange in every suburb by year's end. The global movement promotes community spirit and literacy.

Posted by WIN News Canberra on Monday, January 7, 2019

Two book-loving friends dedicated to encouraging and promoting the Canberra Street Library.

There was a special party on Friday, July 12 to officially open the library. Source: Street library tells a tale of community union

New boat-shaped street library sets sail at Falmouth | The Examiner

New boat-shaped street library sets sail at Falmouth | The Examiner

Two book-loving friends dedicated to encouraging and promoting the Canberra region's street library network through Lil Street Libraries, are challenging the capital to establish a pop-up book exchange in every suburb by year's end. The global movement promotes...

New library in local park | Forbes Advocate

New library in local park | Forbes Advocate

Despite problems with vandalism and theft, the number of street libraries in the Canberra area has doubled in the past year and organisers are hoping to see at least one … Source: Street libraries double in Canberra with plan for one in every suburb | The RiotACT

Little Street Library – Gannawarra Shire Council

Little Street Library – Gannawarra Shire Council

An idea by a nine-year-old local schoolgirl has led to the creation of Ku-ring-gai's first official street library at Warrimoo Avenue in St Ives. Have you spotted a yellow box on a street near you? Or a colourful wooden hut stuffed with tempting books to leaf through?...

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