The objective of the Australian Collections & Reader Services Division is to:

  • Support current and future research needs by developing collections of Australian documentary resources and providing reference services based on the Library's collections and other sources of information.

Assistant Director-General

  • Ms Margy Burn, Australian Collections & Reader Services


Reader Services

  • Ms Aileen Weir, Director, Reader Services
  • Ms Mary Gosling, Manager, Reading Room Services
  • Ms Heather Clark, Manager, Offsite Services


  • Dr Martin Woods, Curator of Maps

Collection Delivery & Storage

  • Mr Rod Stroud, Director, Collection Delivery & Storage
  • Ms Kylie Hawkins, Manager, Stack Services
  • Ms Margarita Moreno, Manager, Document Supply Service
  • Mr Lawrie Salter, Project Officer

Pictures and Manuscripts

  • Mr Kevin Bradley, Senior Curator of Research Collections & Unpublished Materials
  • Ms Kylie Scroope, Curator of Manuscripts
  • Ms Nicola Mackay-Sim, Curator of Pictures
  • Ms Emma Jolley, Curator of Digital Archives
  • Mr Damian Cole, Manager, Reader Services

Oral History and Folklore

  • Ms Michelle Grant, Curator of Oral History
  • Ms Marian Hanley, Senior Librarian

Divisional Support

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