Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Library Collection Development and Access Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 23rd June 2016
Review Date 23rd February 2019
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor and President
Approval Date 22nd June 2016
Expiry Date To Be Advised
Unit Head Pete Maggs
University Librarian
Author Liz Curach
University Librarian
Enquiries Contact Pete Maggs
University Librarian

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

7 March 2019 – Preliminary review completed – minor changes are under way.


8 July 2016 - policy amended to reflect the official name change of the University concurrent with the change to the University's Act and By-Law.

The document provides clarity around budget allocation and number of materials provisioned for students.

The document outlines the principles for the provision of materials both within our Libraries and online.

Clauses Amended

Policy: All