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ELR – Encouraging the growth and development of Australian writing and publishing

By Ruilin Shi

Issue 110, Term 3 2019

Each year, SCIS manages the Educational Lending Right (ELR) School Library Survey on behalf of the Department of Communications and the Arts. In turn, annual payments to authors and publishers are calculated using the results of this survey, extrapolated to reach a national school score and then com

Supporting Australian book creators

By Nicole Richardson, James Moloney

Issue 98, Term 3 2016

evel, and the estimates are used to determine payments. To ensure the estimates are sufficient, at least 300 schools are required to participate. The Educational Lending Right program keeps the production cycle flowing: it allows authors and publishers to continue to create books, which, in turn, al

Supporting Australian book creators

By Nicole Richardson, Simmone Howell

Issue 96, TERM 1 2016

of book creators and publishers receiving well-deserved income are lowered. Every year, the Department of Communications and the Arts administers the Educational Lending Right (ELR) survey, an initiative of the Australian Government to make payments to eligible creators and publishers on the basis t

Supporting Australian book creators

By Laura Armstrong, Will Kostakis

Issue 91, Term 4 2014

Each year, Educational Lending Right (ELR), an Australian Government cultural program, makes payments to thousands of book creators across Australia. These payments compensate Australian book creators and publishers for income potentially lost as a result of their books being available for loan in e

Supporting Australian book creators

By Ruilin Shi

Issue 109, Term 2 2019

t be in place that ensures authors their dues. Now many years later, I know what that system is. Since 2000–01, the Australian Government has run the Educational Lending Right (ELR) scheme, to compensate Australian book creators for having their titles held in educational libraries. Each year, a sam

Supporting Australian book creators

By Alison Lester

Issue 110, Term 3 2019

es and sharing them with your students! In a process that my non-mathematical brain has no chance of understanding, those books are tallied up and an Educational Lending Right payment (ELR) is paid to me once a year by the Australian Government. ELR is paid to authors to make up for income lost as a

Supporting Australian book creators

By Ruilin Shi (with thanks to Jeannie Baker)

Issue 111, Term 4 2019

ian public and educational lending libraries. That is why the two Australian Lending Right Schemes (ELR and PLR) are so important to all of them. The Educational Lending Right (ELR) scheme oversees the lending rights for school, TAFE and university libraries. I was lucky enough to correspond with Je

Supporting Australian book creators

By Ruilin Shi

Issue 112, Term 1 2020

Education Services Australia (ESA) would like to give a big thank you to all the schools who participated in the Educational Lending Right (ELR) School Library Survey 2019-20. To celebrate, we have created a comic to show how you have helped to encourage the growth and development of the Australia w