Terms of Reference:
1. The group acts as a forum in which to discuss issues relating to providing local studies services to members of the public.
2 To promote an awareness of local studies through Victorian public libraries.
3. To support statewide initiatives in local history.
1 Local Studies Special Interest Group membership is open to all librarians and archivists working in the area of local studies (local history and family history) in library services and archives in Victoria.
2. At the November meeting, the Group Convenor will be nominated from the group for a 12 month term.
The Group will meet on a quarterly basis (March, June, September, November)
The Convenor or delegate will report to the Community Participation Subcommittee