Joondalup Library, Local Studies Collection, Perth

Identity area



Authorized form of name

Joondalup Library, Local Studies Collection, Perth

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • City of Joondalup Library, Local Studies Collection


  • Municipal

Contact area


Barbara Hellriegel



Street address

102 Boas Avenue, Joondalup




Western Australia

Country name

Postal code



08 9400 4746


08 9400 4743


Description area


Geographical and cultural context

Material relating to the development of the northern urban corridor of Perth and specifically to the use of the land, social history, economic development or culture of the cities of Joondalup and Wanneroo.

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

A collecting institution and sub-unit of the City of Joondalup Libraries.
Team Leader, two librarians, Library Service Officer and volunteers.

Records management and collecting policies

We have our own Collection Management Guidelines and we are also governed by Local Government Records Management policies.


On the ground floor of the Joondalup Public Library.


Material relating to the use of the land, social history, economic development and culture of the region, including published and unpublished material. Publications, books, private archives, local newspaper (digitized, on microfilm, and in cutting collection), ephemera, oral history CDs, maps, motion pictures, historical photographs and family history resources.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Online database, library management system and card catalogue.

Access area

Opening times

Open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm, Saturday 9.30pm- 4pm.
Closed Sundays and public holidays.

Access conditions and requirements


Accessible during library opening hours.

Services area

Research services

Staff will assist with research and also respond to 'Ask a Librarian' by email.

Reproduction services

Scanning, photocopying, microfilm reading and printing, microfiche reading, Internet computers, soundproof room, CD and cassette listening posts, genealogy resources.

Public areas

Reading and research room.

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised 21 March 2018




Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Agriculture (Thematic area)
  • Arts and Culture (Thematic area)
  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Communication (Thematic area)
  • Education (Thematic area)
  • Environment (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Geography (Thematic area)
  • Immigration (Thematic area)
  • Indigenous (Thematic area)
  • Industry, Manufacturing and Commerce (Thematic area)
  • Labour (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Natural Resources (Thematic area)
  • Politics and Government (Thematic area)
  • Populations (Thematic area)
  • Recreation / Leisure / Sports (Thematic area)
  • Religion (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Travel and Exploration (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

102 Boas Avenue, Joondalup
Perth, Western Australia 6027