Awards

National VALA: Libraries, Technology and the Future Award

iBIMS™ (the Intelligent Book Information Management System)

The VALA Award was bestowed for the library’s use of iBIMS™ (the Intelligent Book Information Management System), a Chinese language OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) available via the internet. Willoughby Library has the biggest Community Languages collection in the Northern suburbs, with 12 different languages to cater for the needs of our community and to encourage the retention of cultural heritage.