JS Battye Library of West Australian History

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daa/429

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JS Battye Library of West Australian History

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Collection Development Librarian for appropriate collection eg monographs, serials, maps, ephemera, pictorial, newspapers, private archives, oral history, film archives.

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Street address

Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street, Perth

Postal address:
State Library of Western Australia, Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street, Northbridge WA 6000

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Telephone

(08) 9427-3291

Fax

(08) 9427-3276

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Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

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Administrative structure

Officer in charge: Sarah Brown, Battye Historian

Records management and collecting policies

The Library attempts to collect all published material about, or published in, Western Australia. In addition, the Library collects unpublished materials created by, or about, Western Australia and Western Australians.

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Finding aids, guides and publications

• Dead Reckoning: how to find your way through the genealogical jungle of Western Australia. The Library Board of Western Australia.

• Our Military Ancestors: A Guide to Sources. Battye Library.

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Opening times

Open Mon-Thurs 9am-8pm, Fri 9:00am-5.30pm, Sat and Sun 10am-5:30pm. Reference assistance available in person with limited assistance by mail and telephone. General copying services available. Referral to paid researchers available. Introductory brochure available.

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Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street, Perth Postal address: State Library of Western Australia, Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street, Northbridge WA 6000