Your Centre for Australian Children's Literature

by Dr Belle Alderman AM and Dr Trish Milne

National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature Inc
The Library, University of Canberra, ACT 2601

ACCESS, Vol. 30, Issue 3, 2016, pp. 4-13.

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Dr Belle Alderman is Emeritus Professor of Children's Literature at the University of Canberra. She is currently the Director of the National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature Inc, an internationally known research collection. Dr Alderman was a teacher librarian in the US for many years. Her academic career at the University of Canberra began in 1973 where she has taught children’s literature, school libraries, and related subjects. She has served as a CBCA National Judge, and reviewed children’s books for Reading Time, The Canberra Times and ABC radio. Most recently, she served as a judge for the Prime Minister’s Awards for Children’s and Young Adult books.

Dr Trish Milne is the volunteer Project Manager at the National Centre for Australian Children's Literature. She co-authored Showcasing Treasures to celebrate the Centre's first 40 years. Before retirement, she was the Deputy Pro Vice Chancellor, Education, at the University of Canberra.

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