Series S2106 - PERSONNEL FILES

Identity area

Reference code

AU WA S2106

Title

PERSONNEL FILES

Date(s)

  • 1937-01-01 - 2002-07-01 (Creation)
  • 1937-01-01 - 1991-12-31 (Accumulation)

Level of description

Series

Medium

Format

Files

Status

Context area

Name of creator

AU WA A493 - LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICE OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA (1964-01-01 - 2002-07-01)

Administrative history

The mission of the Library and Information Service of WA (LISWA) was to provide and promote equitable access to information resources and services which support the intellectual, economic, cultural, social and recreational needs of the people of Western Australia.

LISWA held responsibility to:


  • develop and maintain public library collections appropriate to the needs of Western Australians;


  • cooperate with local government and approved bodies in the provision and development of free public library services;


  • provide responsive reference and information services;


  • acquire, provide access to, and preserve information materials with particular emphasis on WA's documentary heritage; and


  • develop and maintain the State's private archival collections.

On 1 July 2002, the Library and Information Service of Western Australia officially changed its name to the State Library of Western Australia.

Name of creator

AU WA A497 - LIBRARY SERVICE OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA (1955-01-01 - 1964-01-01)

Administrative history

Name of creator

AU WA A496 - PUBLIC LIBRARY, MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA (1911-01-01 - 1955-01-01)

Administrative history

The Public Library of Western Australia was amalgamated with the Museum and Art Gallery in 1911 and the name changed accordingly.

Archival history

Content and structure area

Scope and content

These personnel files are of former Library and Information Service of WA Chief Executive Officers and senior staff.

Accruals

System of arrangement

Numerical

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing access (legacy)

Restricted for 100 years from date of birth

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Related units of description

Related units of description

Access points

Place access points

Description control area

Level of detail

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Archivist's note

Range Control Symbol = 01-

Accession area