Cultural Weeding:

Challenging Library Design, Collection, Signage & Image 

Raeco® are proud to sponsor Library Specialist Kevin Hennah to deliver his latest workshop 'Cultural Weeding' to our Sydney and regional NSW customers.  In an information-rich day, he will challenge traditional ideas on library design, layout and promotion as well as showcase the most innovative initiatives he has come across while visiting over 1000 libraries both locally and internationally.

Exploring what libraries need to address in order to remain relevant, Cultural Weeding will address the needs of both Public Libraries and Education.

Kevin Hennah has contributed to the design of dozens of libraries internationally and inspired hundreds of makeovers at all budget-levels. He has also helped many clients achieve a significant increase in loans by creating what he refers to as the 'post-internet library' - a level playing ground between print and online resources. His latest workshop 'Cultural Weeding' explores what needs to change if libraries are to remain relevant has been delivered across Australia, as well as Asia, Europe, The USA and UAE.

Raeco® is synonymous with libraries across Australia and throughout Asia and have a vast range of products and services, complemented by a long list of successful new libraries and library renovation projects.With hundreds of photographs of impressive library spaces and a dynamic pace, Kevin Hennah promises an inspirational and information rich day. Join him to explore:

  • Contemporary ideas on library presentation and promotion
  • Creating independent and collaborative workspaces
  • Smart library design & renovation initiatives
  • Image overhauls on a shoe-string budget
  • The role of a contemporary school library
  • Strategies to help print compete with new technologies
  • Challenging Dewey layout
  • Innovations in library signage

Reserve your place at this dynamic and information rich event. Your investment will be $199 plus your time spent collaborating with others in a very progressive and forward thinking forum. Refer a colleague and book together to receive a 10% discount!

REGISTER today before these workshops sell out!


ALBURY WORKSHOP - click here to view PDF

Tuesday 10th November 2015
ibis Styles Albury,  Riverina Highway, Lake Hume Village, Albury NSW 2640
9am to 3pm with Morning Tea & Lunch provided


SYDNEY WORKSHOP - click here to view PDF

Wednesday 11th November 2015
Quay West Suites Sydney, 98 Gloucester Street, The Rocks, Sydney NSW 2000
9am to 3pm with Morning Tea & Lunch provided