Appendix D: Principal Supporting Policies and Documents

Information about the Library’s functions, objectives, policies and activities can be found in the documents listed below. Most policy documents are available on the Library’s website.

Legislation

  • Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997
  • National Library Act 1960
  • National Library Regulations (1994)
  • Portfolio Budget Statement
  • Public Service Act 1999

Strategic and Operational

  • Balanced Scorecard
  • Building Long-term Strategic Management Plan (2012)
  • Business Continuity Framework (2012)
  • IT Strategic Plan (2012–2015)
  • Risk Management Register (2013)
  • Social Media Policy (2012)
  • Strategic Directions 2012–2014
  • Strategic Workforce Plan (2012–2014)

Collection

  • Collection Development Policy: Australian Collecting (2008)
  • Collection Development Policy: Overseas, Asian and Pacific Collecting (2013)
  • Collection Digitisation Policy (2012)

Cataloguing

  • Cataloguing Authority Control Policy (2011)
  • Cataloguing Policy (2011)

E-resources

  • Acceptable Use of Information and Communications Technology Policy (2011)

Preservation

  • Collection Disaster Plan (2012)
  • Digital Preservation Policy (2012)
  • Policy on Participation in Cooperative Microfilming Projects with Other
    Institutions (2010)
  • Policy on Preservation Copying of Collection Materials (2007)
  • Preservation Policy (2009)

Service Charter

  • Policy on Handling Complaints and Other User Feedback (2011)
  • Service Charter (2011)

Reader Services

  • Code of Conduct for Readers and Visitors (2011)
  • Information and Research Services Policy (2011)

Corporate Services

  • Disability Framework (2011)
  • Enterprise Agreement (2011–2014)
  • Environmental Management System (2013)
  • Fraud Control Plan (2012–2013)
  • Protective Security Policy and Procedures (2013)
  • User Charging Policy (2011)
  • Visitor Access to, and Use of, Medications and Other Personal Medical Equipment in the Library (2013)

Public Programs

  • Events Policy (2013)
  • Exhibitions Loans Policy (2011)
  • Exhibitions Policy (2011)
  • Learning Policy (2011)
  • Policy on Bequests (2012)
  • Publications Policy (2012)
  • Volunteer Program Policy (2010)