Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives Inc, Melbourne

Área de identidad

Identificador

daa/335

Forma autorizada del nombre

Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives Inc, Melbourne

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nombre

Otra(s) forma(s) de nombre

Tipo

  • Community
  • National

Área de contacto

 

Committee of Management

Tipo

Dirección

Dirección (calle)

Level 5/615 St Kilda Road, Melbourne

Postal address:
PO Box 124, Parkville 3052

Localidad

Melbourne

Región

Victoria

Nombre del país

Código postal

3004

Teléfono

Fax

Correo electrónico

Notas

Área de descripción

Historia

The Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives was established in 1978 at the Fourth National Homosexual Conference.

Contexto geográfico y cultural

The Archives' focus is Australia, however, we hold significant international holdings, in particular from the United States of America, the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Indonesia.

Mandatos/Fuentes de autoridad

Estructura administrativa

The Archives is a volunteer-run community-based incorporated association, managed by a Committee.

Administración de registros y políticas de recolección

The Archives collects and preserves material documenting the lives of Australian lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, brotherboy and sister girl people. The collection focuses on Australasia but has notable international holdings.

Edificios

Fondos

The Archives' holdings extend over 500 shelf metres, and include over 250 archival collections. In addition to archival collections, the Archives also maintains extensive collections of periodicals, photographs, books, posters, oral history and audio recordings, ephemera, newspaper clippings, audio-visual, artwork, badges, t-shirts and miscellaneous textiles, costumes, banners and objects.

Further information on holdings is provided on the Archives' website (http://alga.org.au/), and the following websites:
https://www.facebook.com/ALGArchives/
https://issuu.com/australianlesbianandgayarchives
https://www.librarything.com/profile/ALGA
https://soundcloud.com/alga-australia

Instrumentos de descripción, guías y publicaciones

Selected finding aids, research guides and indexes are available onsite at the Archives.

Área de acceso

Horario de apertura

Open by appointment Tuesdays 10am-5pm and selected evenings.

Condiciones de acceso y requisitos

Access is by appointment only.

Accesibilidad

Our reading room is wheelchair accessible by lift.

Área de servicios

Servicios para la investigación

Reference and limited research support provided to interstate researchers or those who are unable to access our collections onsite.

Servicios de reproducción

Reproduction and digitisation services are available for a fee.

Áreas públicas

Área de control

Identificador de la descripción

Identificador de la institución

Reglas y/o convenciones usadas

Estado de elaboración

Nivel de detalle

Fechas de creación, revisión o eliminación

Revised 20 March 2018

Idioma(s)

Escritura(s)

Fuentes

Notas de mantención

Puntos de acceso

Puntos de acceso

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders (Thematic area)
  • Agricultura (Thematic area)
  • Arts and Culture (Thematic area)
  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Communication (Thematic area)
  • Defence (Thematic area)
  • Educación (Thematic area)
  • Medio ambiente (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Geography (Thematic area)
  • Immigration (Thematic area)
  • Indigenous (Thematic area)
  • Industry, Manufacturing and Commerce (Thematic area)
  • Labour (Thematic area)
  • Idioma (Thematic area)
  • Law and Justice (Thematic area)
  • Media (Thematic area)
  • Medicine and Health (Thematic area)
  • Politics and Government (Thematic area)
  • Recreación / Ocio / Deporte (Thematic area)
  • Religión (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Transportation (Thematic area)
  • Travel and Exploration (Thematic area)
  • Portapapeles

Contacto principal

Level 5/615 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Postal address: PO Box 124, Parkville 3052
Melbourne, Victoria 3004