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How can I access past Election policy speeches?

You can find recent speeches from political party websites which have been archived in PANDORA, Australia's web archive. Choose to browse subjects "politics" and then "election campaigns".

Online material archived in PANDORA has been integrated into the Archived websites (1996-now) subset of the Library's free online discovery service, Trove.

For earlier speeches try searching the library's online catalogue to find our holdings of speeches. If you search using the names of the people who delivered the speeches you will find records of items, some of which will be the speeches. Alternatively, you can search using the terms "campaign speeches" (include quotation marks) and select subject in the first drop down list.

Trove can also help you find and get items at libraries near you. See the FAQ What is Trove and how can I use it?

The National Library can provide copies of certain materials and interlibrary loans for registered users. For more information go to our Copies Direct service.

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Last update: 2015-01-29 11:55
Author: General Reference Enquiry