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Citizen Collectors' Toolkit

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28 May 2020

For our Memory Bank: The Collective Isolation Project we are calling on you, our citizen collectors, to pay attention to the world around you with intense curiosity.

In this weekly video series, join one of the Library’s collection specialists to hear how they build and care for the State’s collection, and gather tips for collecting at home.

Watch Citizen Collectors' Toolkit 


Episode 1: How to document your collection with senior librarian Sarah Ryan.

Episode 2: How to visually document your experiences with Library Officer and scrapbooker extraordinaire, Jo Crabbe.

Episode 3: Design your own scout badge with Library designer, Sam McKinnon.

Episode 4: How to store your precious books, photos & documents with Preservation Manager, Kate Holloway.