Authorized form of name
Art Gallery of Western Australia
Parallel form(s) of name
Other form(s) of name
Manager Information Services
Perth Cultural Centre, 47 James Street, Perth 6000
PO Box 8363, Stirling Street, Perth 6000
Geographical and cultural context
Mandates/Sources of authority
Officer in charge: Manager Information Services
Records management and collecting policies
The Art Gallery of Western Australia Library focuses on the selection of materials relevant to the history of art and artists in Western Australia for research, historical purposes. The collection includes information about other Australian and international artists with paraticular reference to the artists in ghe Gallery's collection. Also collected is information on art institutions.
Various eg newspaper clippings, journal articles, invitations to exhibitions and catalogues; Artists' files 1950- (65m).
Finding aids, guides and publications
Open Mon-Fri 9am-1pm and 2-5pm. General reference assistance available. Copying services available for books, journals, newspaper clippings and original records to A3.
Access conditions and requirements
1-2 days' advance notice of visit required. Details regarding purpose of study and subject to be researched are required.