Brotherhood of St Laurence

BSL Library Blog
October 2022

Welcome to the October 2022 BSL Library Blog.  We're bringing you news on topics useful to your work, professional and personal development.  Let us know what you think!



The Voices of Australia podcast explores all things interesting about social cohesion in Australia. Hosted by the Scanlon Institute CEO Anthea Hancocks and Below the Surface Magazine Founder, Lydia Tesema this podcast is filled with insightful perspectives from a range of diverse voices on how to create a cohesive society. This first series of the podcast explores the question ‘What is Social Cohesion?’.

Join Kurt Fearnley and Sarah Shands as they unpack some of the big issues for people with disability in modern Australia. Transport, living with COVID, education, access and employment. Things that most people take for granted but for many Australians with disability are a daily struggle. 

Take a wander through Melbourne's first suburb with this new podcast series, Fitzroy Walking Tour. Each episode features local experts sharing old and new stories about the many landmarks and iconic buildings throughout Fitzroy and has been designed to be self-paced.

BSL History

We have recently had three BSL films digitised professionaly by the National Film and Sound Archive (NSFA).

These are accessible via the Library catalouge:

Professional & Personal Development

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