John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library, Curtin University, Perth

Identificatie

Bestandsidentificatie

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Geauthoriseerde naam

John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library, Curtin University, Perth

Parallelle vormen van de naam

Aandere naamsvormen

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

Soort

  • Universiteit

Contact

 

Coordinator Library Special Collections

Soort

adres

Adres

Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley

Locality

Perth

Region

Western Australia

Landnaam

Postcode

6102

Telefoon

08 9266 4205

Fax

08 9266 4185

Aantekening

Beschrijving

Geschiedenis

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.

Geografische en culturele context

Mandaat/bronnen van bevoegdheid

Organisatie structuur

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.

Records management and collecting policies

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.

Gebouwen

Bestanden

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/

Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties

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

Toegang

Openingstijden

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.

Raadpleegvoorwaarden en -eisen

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

Toegankelijkheid

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

dienstverlening

onderzoeksdienstverlening

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

reproduktiedienstverlening

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

Publiekruimten

Beheer

Identificatie van de beschrijving

Identificatiecode van de instelling

Toegepaste regels en/of conventies

Status

Niveau van detaillering

Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering

Revised 20 April 2018

Taal (talen)

Schrift(en)

Bronnen

Onderhoudsaantekeningen

Trefwoorden

Access Points

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

Eerste contactpersoon

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