The 2019 Library Board of Western Australia Award for Innovation and Collaboration was announced on 23 May 2019.
Demonstrating the range and extent of the work being done by libraries for Western Australian communities, the following winners were acknowledged:
Small Regional category – WINNER:
- Collie Public Library, in collaboration with the Collie Community Garden, established the Collie Seed Library.
Small Regional category – COMMENDATION:
- Bindoon Public Library’s Little Free Libraries make books, audio books and DVDs more accessible.
Metropolitan and Large Regional – WINNER:
- City of Canning is transforming their library service to support its Learning City Strategy vision.
Metropolitan and Large Regional – COMMENDATION:
- Esperance Public Library has been assisting seniors with technology since 2013.
For detailed information about each of the winners and other nominees, please visit the State Library of Western Australia’s website.