Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander library resources

Libraries ACT acknowledges the Ngunnawal people as the Traditional Owners of the ACT region and values their contribution, and the contribution of other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, to the city and the life of the region.

We have books and other items for, by and about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We include Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander content and presenters in programs offered to the public.  

Our policies for the management of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander library services and collections are guided by national and International protocols. These ensure that collections and services are accessible and responsive to the needs and perspectives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Guiding protocols, policies and frameworks include: