Librarian


Email Lisa

+61 8 9219 9091

Facsimile
+61 8 9219 8646
Street Address
17 Dick Perry Avenue, Technology Park, Western Precinct, Kensington WA 6151, Australia
Postal Address
Locked Bag 104, Bentley Delivery Centre WA 6983, Australia

Profile

The Parks & Wildlife Library collection specialises in the natural environment of Western Australia, concentrating on botany, conservation, forests, vegetation and wildlife.

The general management of the library includes tasks such as organising inter-library loans, acquiring, cataloguing, processing and shelving new materials. Other duties include the provision of information to DPaW staff, general public and students, maintenance of the Inmagic and CONSLib databases, training library students, collaboration on the Library homepage for the Intranet & Internet, and working on special projects as they arise.


Expertise

Wildlife


Brief CV

Academic qualifications

Western Australian Institute of Technology (B.App.Sc.) - Library and Information Studies, 1985

Western Australian College of Advanced Education (Grad.Dip.Ed.), 1989

Positions held

  • 1980–1981 - Library Officer - Education Dept. of W.A., Library Services Branch, Technical Colleges Section
  • 1982–Mar 1987 - Library Technician - Education Dept. of W.A., Library Services Branch, Technical Colleges Section
  • Apr–Sep 1987 - Librarian Level 2/4 (Acting) - Education Dept. of W.A., Curriculum Branch, Resources Review and Acquisition Services
  • Oct 1987–Mar 1989 - Librarian Level 2/4 (Acting) - Education Dept. of W.A., Library Services Branch, Cataloguing Section
  • Apr 1989–present - Librarian, CALM/DEC/DPaW

Publications (12)

Departmental Publications (12)

Found 12 items

2008

Wright L, Harding D (2008). Western Australia Department of Environment and Conservation, Library and Information Services. In ALIES 2008 Conference: ALIES 3.0: Information Catalysts

2007

Smith JA, Wright LJ, Johnson BW (2007). BiblioHeathMouse: the heath mouse, Pseudomys shortridgei (Thomas, 1907), a subject-specific bibliography. 6(1), pp. 151–157

Wright LJ, Smith JA, Richardson J (2007). BiblioRingtailPossum: the western ringtail possum, Pseudocheirus occidentalis (Thomas, 1888): a subject-specific bibliography. 6(1), pp. 159–176

2006

Smith JD, Wright LJ, Morris KD (comps) (2006). BiblioBarrowIsland: an annotated bibliography of the natural history of Barrow Island, 1622-2004. 5(3), pp. 38–106

2005

Smith JA, Wright LJ, Morris KD (comps) (2005). BiblioBarrowIsland: an annotated bibliography of the natural history of Barrow Island, 1622-2004. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Kensington, WA. 83 p.

2004

Smith JA Wright LJ Morris KD (2004). BiblioChuditch: the chuditch, Dasyurus geoffroii (Gould 1841): a Wildlife Science Library bibliography. 5(104), pp. 6–19

Wright L, Richardson B, Mathiesen B (2004). Copyright policy. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Kensington, WA. 12 p.

2003

Wright L (2003). Library volunteers do the job. Conservation News Jan, p. 4

Wright L (2003). Western Australian special library contributes to the National Catalogue. Gateways 64, pp. 6–7

2002

Wright LJ (2002). BiblioResearch: bibliography of research outputs by the Department of Conservation and Land Management (and its predecessors) relating to the flora, fauna and forests of Western Australia, 1896-2001. 4(2), pp. 1–356

2001

Lee K, Wright L, Mahon BS (2001). Meeting the challenges of change: providing access to scientific information in a rapidly changing world. Department of Conservation and Land Management, 8 p.

1998

Wright LJ, Farrell CJ (1998). Bibliography of scientific documentation authored by staff of the CALMScience Division, Department of Conservation and Land Management. CALMScience 2, pp. 291–355