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Trusted teams of professionally-trained cataloguers and processors provide records and physical processing to your specifications. We can work in your system or ours, and processing can include fully linked RFID tags.

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Delight your patrons with new releases arriving on shelves quickly, delivered centrally or direct to your branches. ALS also has experience with special projects (e.g. Opening Day Collections) and customer requests.

The Strength of hope

Holocaust survivor Abram Goldberg promised his family that he would tell their story. The book The strength of hope is that story. ABC TV interviewed him for their 7:30 report (watch here).

Kids' Reading Guide 2022-2023

Just released – the latest edition of the Kids’ Reading Guide. Hand picked titles from across the Australian bookselling community. Collated here for you.

Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II and VALE (1926-2022)

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II. This list will be updated throughout the year as Jubilee titles are released.
It is with respect that we also acknowledge the Queen’s passing on 8 September 2022. May she rest in peace with Prince Philip.

Back to school!

Yes, we are already thinking about school titles for the start of next year! Chiefly about the first day jitters for children starting kindy/reception/prep, there are also titles for parents and highschoolers. Find more relevant lists on our curriculum page.


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