Australian Libraries Gateway (ALG)

Australian Libraries Gateway (ALG) contains information about over 5,000 Australian libraries and other cultural institutions, their collections and services.

ALG includes information about:

  • the institution’s collection strengths and highlights

  • whether the public can access the collection, and whether there are any collection access conditions

  • what library system and classification scheme the institution uses

  • branch or other related libraries.

You can search Australian Libraries Gateway by a number of criteria, including:

  • the library/institution’s name

  • library type

  • geographical location

  • collection area.