John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library, Curtin University, Perth

Área de identidad

Identificador

daa/491

Forma autorizada del nombre

John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library, Curtin University, Perth

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nombre

Otra(s) forma(s) de nombre

  • JCPML
  • Formerly John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library, Curtin University of Technology, Perth

Tipo

  • Universidad

Área de contacto

 

Coordinator Library Special Collections

Tipo

Dirección

Dirección (calle)

Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley

Localidad

Perth

Región

Western Australia

Nombre del país

Código postal

6102

Teléfono

08 9266 4205

Fax

08 9266 4185

Correo electrónico

Notas

Área de descripción

Historia

The John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library (JCPML) which opened in February 1998, recognises the contribution to Australian society of war-time prime minister and international statesman, John Curtin (1885-1945). He was prime minister from 1941 to 1945.

It is Australia’s first prime ministerial library and is situated on the Bentley campus of Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia. The JCPML aims to advance knowledge and enrich culture by providing a focus for research and educational programs which engage Curtin staff, students and the wider community.

Contexto geográfico y cultural

Mandatos/Fuentes de autoridad

Estructura administrativa

The John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library (JCPML) is managed as part of Curtin University Library Special Collections. It is located in a separate facility at the Bentley campus and staffed by two members of the University Library staff.

Administración de registros y políticas de recolección

The JCPML is a specialist research and educational facility which collects material that documents the history and politics of Australia relating to the life and work of John Curtin. The collection is being actively developed to include the broader themes of the American-Australian relationship, post-war reconstruction, foreign policy, social and political history, and prime-ministership as an office.

Edificios

Fondos

The JCPML collection includes personal papers, oral histories, photographs, film and sound recordings, copies of official records, memorabilia, artworks and other archival material.

The JCPML has digitised material in its own collection and provides electronic access to these items through the Electronic Research Archive (ERA) available through its home pages at: https://jcpml.library.curtin.edu.au/

Instrumentos de descripción, guías y publicaciones

An overview and guides to the collection is available at http://john.curtin.edu.au/collection/about.html

Área de acceso

Horario de apertura

JCPML Reading Room: Open: Monday to Friday 10am-2pm or by appointment.
Closed public holidays, between Christmas and New Year and during University shutdown period.

Condiciones de acceso y requisitos

To avoid inconvenience it is recommended that an appointment is made prior to visiting. Proof of identification is required to access archival material.

Accesibilidad

Nearest visitors parking is available in the D3 car park; payment required.

Área de servicios

Servicios para la investigación

Reference enquiries can be made by email or phone: http://john.curtin.edu.au/aboutus/contact.html

Servicios de reproducción

Copying service is available for original records to A3 size. Photography is permissible for personal and research purposes.

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Área de control

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Identificador de la institución

Reglas y/o convenciones usadas

Estado de elaboración

Nivel de detalle

Fechas de creación, revisión o eliminación

Revised 20 April 2018

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Fuentes

Notas de mantención

Puntos de acceso

Puntos de acceso

  • Labour (Thematic area)
  • Politics and Government (Thematic area)
  • Portapapeles

Contacto principal

Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley
Perth, Western Australia 6102