ACT Heritage Library Manuscript Collection

HMSS 0003 Jenny Gleeson Papers

Scope and Content Notes

Call Number

HMSS 0003

Collection

Jenny Gleeson Personal Papers

Date Range

1983-1988

Quantity

0.56m  (4 Manuscript boxes)

Access Conditions

open

Copying Conditions

not stated 

Related Collections

-

Jenny Gleeson trained as a librarian and worked in the National Library from 1963 to 1972 and as Librarian-in-Charge of the Department of Aboriginal Affairs Libraries from 1973 to 1983. In 1984 she acted as Librarian-in Charge of the libraries of the Department of Home Affairs and Environment, and also became convenor of the Australian Federal Libraries Committee within the Department of Arts, Heritage and Environment.

Gleeson joined the Library Association of Australia in 1963 and the ACOA in 1968. The papers in this collection relate chiefly to her period as Vice-President of the ACT Branch of the Library Association of Australia, 1985, and President, 1986.

Box List

Box No. Series No. File No. Description Date Range
1 1 1

Personal file: correspondence (LAA/ACT Vice-President)

1985

1 1 2

Correspondence LAA/ACT Vice-President and President

1985, 1986

1 1 3-6

Minutes and related papers

1985-1986

1 1 8-10

LAA 50th Anniversary

1987

2 1 11 LAA 50th Anniversary

1987

2 1 12

Third National Library Technicians’ Conference, Canberra (see also Box 3 Series 22)

1985

2 1 13

LAA Conference, Darwin

1986

2 1 14

Special Libraries Conference on User Education, Canberra

1980

2 1 15

Special Librarians’ Conference, Melbourne

1985

2 1 16-18

Australian Federal Libraries Committee


2 1 19

LAA Corporate Plan and Review Committee


2 1 20

Special Libraries Section

1983 - 1985

3 1 21

Library Technicians Survey

1985

3 1 22

Library Technicians’ Conference, Canberra

(see also Box 2 File 12)

1985

3 1 23

Industrial Award for Library Technicians, Report

1985

3 1 24

“Our National Heritage” by Robert Sharman. Submission to Senate Standing Committee on Constitutional and Legal Affairs. Drafts on FOI

1986

3 1 25

Paper presented to Tasmanian branches of LAA, Speech at Barbara McDonough’s farewell Speech at 5th Birthday Celebration, Belconnen Town Centre Library

1985-1986

3 1 26

AACOBS 33rd meeting of National Council

1986

3 1 27

Proposed national headquarter, Deakin, ACT


3 1 28

Election as Vice-President, Miscellaneous papers, “A National Plan for Document Supply and Delivery”- report of LAA’s Working Party on Document Delivery in Australia

1984-1985

3 1 29-30

LAA Industrial Forum

1988

3 1 31

LAA Work Level Standards

1984

4 1 32

Paper on standards for special librarians

1985

4 1 33

Australian War Memorial


4 1 34

Incite, Vol. 5

1984

4 1 35

Incite, Vol. 6, Nos 1-21

1985

4 1 36

Incite, Vol. 6, Nos 1-21

1985

4 1 37

Incite, Vol. 7

1986

4 1 38

Incite, Vol. 7

1986

4 1 39

Incite, Vol. 8

1987

4 1 40

Incite, Vol. 8

1987

4 1 41

Incite, Vol. 9

1988

4 1 42

Miscellaneous printed items