ACT Heritage Library, Canberra

Zone d'identification



Forme autorisée du nom

ACT Heritage Library, Canberra

Forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom

  • Australian Capital Territory Heritage Library, Canberra


  • State

Zone du contact





Adresse physique

255 Canberra Avenue, Fyshwick
Postal address: GPO Box 158 Canberra City ACT 2601




Australian Capital Territory

Nom du pays

Code postal



02 6207 5163



Zone de description


Contexte géographique et culturel

Textes de référence

Structure administrative

Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte

The ACT Heritage Library collects the documentary heritage of the Australian Capital Territory (Canberra) and region.
ACT based publishers, publishers of ACT based authors and self-publishing local authors are encouraged to lodge a copy of their publications with the ACT Heritage Library for ongoing preservation and access.
For further information, see



The collection includes books, journals, newspapers, archives and manuscripts of community organisations and individuals, oral histories, photographs, ephemera, maps, plans and reports.

Instruments de recherche, guides et publications

To search the catalog and to see photographs, see the library's website.

Zone de l'accès

Heures d'ouverture

Open Monday to Friday 9.30am-5pm, Saturday 10am-4pm.

Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

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.


The ACT Heritage Library is accessible for disabled users.

Zone des services offerts

Services d'aide à la recherche

The following services are provided:

  • Access to the ACT Heritage Library collections on site and on demand.
  • Professional staff on site during opening hours.
  • Off site assistance with enquiries (use the form available at the link below).
  • Wireless internet access using your own device.

For further information, see

Espaces publics

Zone du contrôle

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées


Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Revised 11 February 2022




Notes relatives à la mise à jour de la notice


Points d'accès

  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Presse-papier

Contact principal

255 Canberra Avenue, Fyshwick Postal address: GPO Box 158 Canberra City ACT 2601
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2609