Annual Report - Appendix C: National Library of Australia Committees

Three committees provide advice to the Library:

  • Libraries Australia Advisory Committee
  • Fellowships Advisory Committee
  • Community Heritage Grants Steering Committee.

Libraries Australia Advisory Committee

Chair

Ms Anne Horn
Deakin University

Members

Ms Liz Burke
Murdoch University

Dr Alex Byrne (from February 2012)
State Library of New South Wales

Mr Peter Conlon (from February 2012)
Queanbeyan City Library

Ms Pamela Gatenby
National Library of Australia

Ms Noelle Nelson (until December 2011)
State Library of New South Wales

Mr Ben O’Carroll (from February 2012)
Queensland Department of Premier and Cabinet

Ms Ann Ritchie
Australian Library Journal

Ms Anne-Marie Schwirtlich
National Library of Australia

Ms Rosa Serratore
National Meteorological Library

Mr Geoff Strempel
Public Library Services (South Australia)

Ms Monika Szunejko (until December 2011)
State Library of Western Australia

Mr Chris Taylor (until December 2011)
University of Queensland

Mr Andrew Wells
University of New South Wales

Secretariat

Resource Sharing Division
National Library of Australia

Terms of Reference

The Libraries Australia Advisory Committee provides advice on strategic and policy issues affecting the delivery of the Libraries Australia service, the broad direction of service development and changes occurring in the library community that are likely to affect services.

Fellowships Advisory Committee

Chair

Professor John Hay AC, FAHA

National Library of Australia Council

Members

Professor Graeme Clarke AO, FAHA
Australian Academy of the Humanities

Dr Patricia Clarke OAM, FAHA
Australian Society of Authors

Ms Anne-Marie Schwirtlich
National Library of Australia

Emeritus Professor Rod Home AM, FAHA
Australian Academy of Science

Professor Julie Marcus
Independent Scholars Association of Australia

Professor Pat Jalland FASSA
Australian Academy of the Social Sciences

Professor Joyce Kirk
Australian Library and Information Association

Secretariat

Australian Collections and Reader Services Division
National Library of Australia

Terms of Reference

The Fellowships Advisory Committee’s terms of reference are to make recommendations to the Council on the award and administration of fellowships and scholarships.

Community Heritage Grants Steering Committee

Chair

Ms Jasmine Cameron
National Library of Australia

Members

Ms Kim Brunoro
Department of Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport

Ms Helen Walker
National Archives of Australia

Ms Helen Kon
National Museum of Australia 

Ms Meg Labrum
National Film and Sound Archive

Ms Dianne Dahlitz
National Library of Australia

Ms Rosemary Turner
National Library of Australia

Secretariat

Executive and Public Programs Division
National Library of Australia

Terms of Reference

The Community Heritage Grants Steering Committee provides advice and direction on matters associated with the Community Heritage Grants program, including policy and administration. It also facilitates the exchange of information about the program between the Library and funding partners.