Among the QULOC member community there is a wealth of knowledge and experience regarding digital and special collections work. A Digitisation practitioner group has been developed between QULOC institutions to enable QULOC members the opportunity for new insights to be developed through knowledge sharing and collaboration.

Terms of reference

  1. To facilitate a forum for the exchange of ideas and knowledge of digitisation matters pertaining to libraries in the higher education sector.

  2. To monitor and discuss emerging digitisation and preservation issues, trends and developments in Australia and internationally.

  3. To communicate and/or collaborate with QULOC Working Parties on matters of shared interest.

  4. To share and educate others on standards and metadata relating to digitisation


The Digitisation Practitioners Group reports to the Information Resources Working Party. They provide a brief report prior to each working party meeting.