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Fully booked: Footpath Library | ArchitectureAU

Fully booked: Footpath Library | ArchitectureAU

BARUNGA West Council and Port Broughton ComBARUNGA West Council and Port Broughton Community Library are taking reading to the streets. Source: Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Taking reading to the streets

Street Libraries spread around Brisbane

Street Libraries spread around Brisbane

HARRY Potter, Moby Dick, Huckleberry Finn... you never know whose adventure you might step into when you open the little door of Walkerston's first street library. Source: Unique new 'library' launches at Walkerston | Mackay Daily Mercury

Library pops up in street – Canterbury Bankstown

Library pops up in street – Canterbury Bankstown

There is no doubt that the Street Library revolution is bringing neighbourhoods together and now another library is joining the movement in our local area - The Hills Organic Garden (HOG) library. This library is exclusively for garden books for the young, the old and...

Inner West Council Grant Roll Out

Inner West Council Grant Roll Out

A CABOOLTURE mum is trying to encourage children to pick up a book and put down technology. Source: Caboolture mum encouraging kids to pick up a book and put down technology | Quest News

Have you spotted a street library?

Have you spotted a street library?

BARUNGA West Council and Port Broughton ComBARUNGA West Council and Port Broughton Community Library are taking reading to the streets. Source: Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Taking reading to the streets

Fremantle Herald – Mount Pleasants – Street Library

Fremantle Herald – Mount Pleasants – Street Library

An intriguing exploration of geometric tension and a lesson in craftsmanship and materiality, this piece of miniature architecture by Jonathan Goh also effectively encourages small-scale knowledge sharing. Source: Fully booked: Footpath Library | ArchitectureAU

Word on the Street – Ciao Magazine

Want to borrow or donate a book & get to know your neighbours? Get involved in a Street Library in the Newcastle region or start your own in front of your home. Source: Take a book, give a book, share a book - How the Street Library movement is growing in...

Behind the News – Street Library

Behind the News – Street Library

A MINI “street” library has been set up at the Hughes Community Centre by the staff at the ACT Council on the Ageing, though this one’s located in the warmth of the foyer, with plans to… Source: The warming story of an indoor ‘street’ library | Canberra...

Street Libraries

📚📚READING ON THE STREET 📚📚If you're in the need for a new book, why not try a street library? They are popping up across #Dunsborough and #Busselton. City of Busselton - Local GovernmentStreet Library Australia

Posted by ABC South West on Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Some Street Libraries of Western Australia captured by ABC in the South West.

An intriguing exploration of geometric tension and a lesson in craftsmanship and materiality, this piece of miniature architecture by Jonathan Goh also effectively encourages small-scale knowledge sharing. Source: Fully booked: Footpath Library | ArchitectureAU

“Take a Book; Leave a Book” Street Libraries – City of Ryde

“Take a Book; Leave a Book” Street Libraries – City of Ryde

Mount Franklin resident, Glynn Franche started his Street Library using books he salvaged from the roadside.MOUNT PLEASANT residents have rallied around to re-open a local street library, after all the books and bookcase were pinched last month.   Souce fremantle...

10 Benefits of Reading: Why You Should Read Every Day

10 Benefits of Reading: Why You Should Read Every Day

Public Libraries throughout Australia had  tool libraries back in the 1970s and 80s;  Fitzroy Library's was a well known example in inner city Melbourne.  What's old is new again- we are seeing a world wide renaissance of tool libraries. Another great example of the...

Street library Blacktown | News Local

Street library Blacktown | News Local

The City of Ryde is working with the community to share books through the installation of little libraries in their public domain. Source: "Take a Book; Leave a Book" Street Libraries - City of Ryde

Read All About It! | Hills Echo

Read All About It! | Hills Echo

Public Libraries throughout Australia had  tool libraries back in the 1970s and 80s;  Fitzroy Library's was a well known example in inner city Melbourne.  What's old is new again- we are seeing a world wide renaissance of tool libraries. Another great example of the...

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