Category Archives: Civica

BiblioTech – the First Bookless Public Library in Texas

Come Fall 2013, a new library will be opened in Bexar County, Texas, providing visitors with a bank of e-Readers for borrowing e-books … obviously books of the traditional paper variety will be glaringly absent.  This project marks the first … Continue reading

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View our Flickr updates

Keep up to date with our daily activities in images. We regularly update our Flickr with images of daily Civica LLD life in Australia and Singapore. http://www.flickr.com/photos/civicalld/

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Amazon’s Warehouse – the ‘Chaotic Storage’ approach

‘Ordered’ chaos As the world’s largest online retailer, Amazon needs somewhere to put all of those products. The solution? Giant warehouses. Eighty to be exact. Strategically located near key shipping hubs around the world. The warehouses themselves are massive, with some over … Continue reading

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The Civica Education Technolog Blog

Our UK counterpart Civica Education has recently started a blog.  It’s a resource dedicated to technology in education and has some interesting and useful posts. http://civicalearningblog.wordpress.com/ Educators in particular, I recommend you add this to your blog roll and follow the posts.

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A ‘toWer’ of bOOks . .

“The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library contains the principal rare books and literary manuscripts of Yale University. The library was a gift of three Yale graduates, the Beinecke Brothers. The modern library was designed by Gordon Bunshaft of the architectural firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill. … Continue reading

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Tales of S book launch & signing – sneak preview

full story to be filed later, but here’s a few images of our book launch and signing today. 36 of Singapore’s best writers were presented with a special limited edition hard cover copy of the compilation of winning stories. the book, in epub format, … Continue reading

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How well do you ‘Know Your Country?’

Here I am!!! All set to get the ball rolling and introduce you to some of the exciting library programmes being envisioned, developed and run by Civica’s Programmes Team.

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Happy Birthday Singapore!

We took a quick break from our work yesterday to take part in a pre National Day photoshoot. It’s Singapore’s 47th  birthday today so we’re taking the day off to  spend time with family and friends.

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The straits times likes our work

Civica made it to the pages of Singapore’s highest selling newspaper last week, with ‘breaking news’ coverage of the finals of our redesign your library competition for secondary schools. The award ceremony for our redesign your library comp which was attended … Continue reading

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Civica Attends International Conference on Teaching and Learning with Technology (iCTLT)

The Singapore team was kept busy last week staffing the booth at this big busy conference that attracted educators from all around Asia and beyond. Civica was a platinum sponsor for this event.

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