Performance reporting in this chapter is based on the Library’s outcome and strategies set out in the Portfolio Budget Statement 2012–13. The Library has one outcome:
Enhanced learning, knowledge creation, enjoyment and understanding of Australian life and society by providing access to a national collection of library material.
In 2012–13, the Library achieved this outcome through its focus on four strategic directions:
- collect and preserve Australia’s documentary heritage
- make the Library’s collections and services accessible to all Australians
- deliver national leadership
- achieve organisational excellence.