Hayley Webster

Manager, Library

About me

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I have worked at Museums Victoria since 2010 in a variety of roles, including Image Management & Copyright Officer, Librarian and Manager, Library. I am responsible for oversight of library services, staff and a historic collection that includes a Rare Book Collection with a strength in 18th and 19th century natural history titles. I am an advocate for the inclusion of specialist skills relating to rare books within librarianship and currently the Victorian representative for ALIA Rare Books and Special Collections. My research interests include the history of the Museums Victoria Library, rare natural history books, book history, special collections and queer history.

Qualifications

Graduate Diploma of Information Management, RMIT (2009)

Bachelor of Arts (Honours), La Trobe University (2008)

Bachelor of Arts (History & Art History Majors), La Trobe University (1999-2006)

Teaching and students

I'm available for student supervision.

I am available to supervise tertiary students undertaking qualifications in library and information studies.

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