Collection 3455 - Beverley Johnson, Riverina College of Advanced Education student (1978-1981)

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RW 3455

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Beverley Johnson, Riverina College of Advanced Education student (1978-1981)

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  • 1949-c.1995 (Creation)

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0.63m: 1 type one box and one oversized box

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(1936-)

Biographical history

Beverley Johnson enrolled at the Riverina College of Advanced Education in 1978, graduating with distinction in 1981 with a Bachelor of Arts (Librarianship) and was awarded the College Medal. Previous to this, she had trained and worked as an accountant, then enrolled at Mount Beauty High School to complete the Higher School Certificate in 1977 as an adult. Having been diagnosed with cerebral palsy as a child, Beverley's career in librarianship had a particular focus on access to information for Australians with disabilities.

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"The Braille and Talking Book Library" thesis by Beverley Johnson; publications by Beverley Johnson, including "Braille Reading Trends in Australia" and other articles; correspondence, photographs, and miscellaneous personal papers; personal records relating to Beverly Johnson's education (primary, secondary, and tertiary); Beverley Johnson's Riverina College of Advanced Education medal, awarded 1981.

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OPEN to public access.

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Items in this collection may be protected by copyright. Contact the Reference Archivist for more information.

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