ACT Heritage Library, Canberra

Identity area

Identifier

daa/490

Authorized form of name

ACT Heritage Library, Canberra

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Australian Capital Territory Heritage Library, Canberra

Type

  • State

Contact area

 

Librarian

Type

Address

Street address

Level 1, Woden Library, Corner Furzer and Corinna Sts, Woden ACT 2606

Postal address:
As above

Locality

Region

Country name

Postal code

Telephone

02 6207 5163

Fax

02 6207 5835

URL

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The ACT Heritage Library collects the documentary heritage of the Australian Capital Territory (Canberra) and Region. The collection includes: books, magazines, newspapers, photographs, manuscripts.

Buildings

Holdings

Quantity: 550 shelves.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Open Monday to Friday 10am-5.30pm, Saturday 10am-4pm.

Access conditions and requirements

A small selection of material is available for loan from the ACT Heritage Library under the ACT Public Library lending conditions. However, most material is not for loan and may only be viewed at the ACT Heritage Library during opening hours.

Some manuscript collections are subject to access restrictions. Clients wishing to view a manuscript collection may need permission from the donor.

Material is kept in a variety of formats, both print and non-print. Material available in microfilm format may be viewed with the microfilm reader. A microform reader / printer is also available. Inter Library Loans are possible for published material and small local lending collections.

Accessibility

The ACT Heritage Library is accessible for disabled users.

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Photocopying facilities are available.

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised 5 February 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Level 1, Woden Library, Corner Furzer and Corinna Sts, Woden ACT 2606 Postal address: As above