The objective of the Collections Management Division is to collect, organise and preserve a comprehensive collection of Australian library material and a selection of non-Australian publications supporting the study of Australia and its place in the world for current and future access.

Assistant Director-General

Ms Amelia McKenzie, Collections Management


Australian Collections Management

  • Ms Alison Dellit, Director
  • Ms Erica Ryan, Manager, Printed Australiana
  • Ms Fiona Orford, Manager, Australian Contemporary Publications
  • Ms Meredith Batten, Manager, Special Collections Description and Collecting Services
  • Dr Paul Koerbin, Manager, Web Archiving and Government Publications

Overseas Collections Management

  • Mr Alex Philp, Director
  • Ms Julie Whiting, Manager, Overseas Collections
  • Ms Di Ouyang, Acting Manager, Asian Collections

Access & Digital Services

  • Ms Carmel McInerny, Director
  • Ms Linda Newbown, Manager, ILMS
  • Ms Catherine Argus, Manager, Standards & Training

Digitisation & Photography

  • Ms Wan Wong, Director
  • Dr Hilary Berthon, Manager, Digitisation & Photography
  • Mr Peter Collins, Manager, Australian Newspaper Digitisation Program
  • Ms Jennifer Lloyd, Manager, Australian Newspaper Plan

Preservation Services

  • Ms Cornel Platzer, Director
  • Ms Denyl Cloughley, Acting Manager, Preservation
  • Mr David Pearson, Manager, Digital Preservation

ILMS Replacement Project

  • Mr Stephen Lacey, Director

Divisional Support

  • Ms Gianoula Burns, Shared Divisional Support, Collections Management and
    Australian Collections & Reader Services Divisions