AU WA A642 - LIBRARY BOARD OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Statutory Authority

Authorized form of name

LIBRARY BOARD OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A642

Description area

Dates of existence

1952-09-30 -

History

The Library Board of Western Australia was established under the provisions of the Library Board of Western Australia Act 1951 which came into force by proclamation on 30 September 1952. The functions of the Board initially were: to encourage and assist local authorities to establish free public libraries; to coordinate those public libraries into a State wide system; to allocate subsidies to public libraries; to provide for the training of librarians and assistant librarians; and to advise the Minister for Education and participating bodies on matters of general policy relating to libraries.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Library Board of Western Australia Act

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A899 - WESTRALIAN LIBRARY FOUNDATION (1985-08-20 - 1995-09-30)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A899

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1985-08-20 - 1995-09-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1139 - STATE FILM CENTRE (1958-01-01 - 1988-06-30)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1139

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1978-07-01 - 1988-06-30

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S1287 - MINUTES AND REPORTS

Role

Control

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1952-01-01 - ?

Related unit of description

Series S1287 - MINUTES AND REPORTS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1952-01-01 - ?

Related unit of description

Series S1288 - INDEXES

Role

Control

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1952-01-01 - ?

Related unit of description

Series S1288 - INDEXES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1952-01-01 - ?

Related unit of description

Series S1289 - MINUTES - LIBRARY BOARD OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Role

Control

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1952-01-01 - ?

Related unit of description

Series S1289 - MINUTES - LIBRARY BOARD OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1952-01-01 - ?

Related unit of description

Series S4432 - LIBRARY BOARD PLAQUE

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1953-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S3608 - COVER ART

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1955-07-01

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes