Publications and other research outputs

This page will be regularly updated with outputs from the Designing for Communities with Communities: Co-designing Public Libraries ARC Linkage Project

The project’s first paper can be accessed here. It reports on the design of the community workshops for the first two case studies, and the other preliminary research that has been carried out for them.

Hider, P., Garner, J., Godfrey, A., Jamali, H. R., & Wakeling, S. (Accepted/In press). Designing for Communities with Communities: A Public Library Codesign Project. Journal of the Australian Library and Information Association.

You can also read our article reporting the results of the pilot study that informed this project here.

Wakeling, S., Shephard, M. T., Hider, P., Jamali, H. R., Coe, M., & Garner, J. (2022). Public library building and development: Understanding community consultation and the design process. Journal of the Australian Library and Information Association71(4), 308-327. or