The National Pioneer Women’s Hall of Fame has a reference library of books, video and audio cassettes relating to Australian women’s history. For access, please contact the curator at

  • An Australian Christmas Collection (1991)

    Author: Gwenda. Hardie

    Published: in 1991 by Hodder & Stoughton

    Subject: Christmas-Australia-Literary Collections

    Format: Book

  • An Australian Story 1837-1907 (1962)

    Author: Maie. Casey

    Published: in 1962 by Sun Books

    Subject: memoir australia 50 years of progress

    Format: Book

  • An Authentic Life (1998)

    Author: Caroline. Jones

    Published: in 1998 by ABC Books

    Dewey No.: 128092

    Subject: Finding Meaning and Spirituality in Everyday Life, Caroline Jones

    Format: Book

  • An Unselfish Life: The Pat Roles Story (1999)

    Author: Marea. Stenmark

    Published: in 1999 by Gary Allen

    Dewey No.: 306.87430994

    Subject: Biog, Pat Roles/Mothers & Sons, Blind Kids, Society/disadvantaged -blind

    Format: Book

  • Anastasia Women Of Eureka, A Tribute To Anastasia Withers The Threads Of Time The History Of Nanastasia/samuel Withers And Their Family In Australia. (2009)

    Author: Vivienne R. Worthington

    Published: in 2009 by V.Worthington

    Dewey No.: 994 WOR

    Subject: Eureka Stockade, Anastasia Withers, convicts , goldfields , the Southern Cross flag

    Format: Book

  • Angel Larikin-Veronica Brady (2009)

    Author: Kathleen H. Jordan

    Published: in 2009 by Round House Press

    Dewey No.: 271977092

    Subject: Biog. Catholic -board of ABC -traveller-(china)Veronica Brady

    Format: Book

  • Anger & Love: A Life Of Struggle And Commitment (1993)

    Author: Justina. Williams

    Published: in 1993 by Fremantle Arts Centre Press

    Subject: Williams, Justina - Biography ; Authors, Australian - Biography

    Format: Book

  • Annabella Boswell's Journal (1987)

    Author: Herman. Morton (Ed)

    Published: in 1987 by Angus & Robertson

    Dewey No.: 994.4

    Subject: Boswell, Annabella (1826-1916). Women pioneers. Australia. Diaries. History. 1788-1851. Sources. New South Wales. Social life and customs.

    Format: Book

  • Anne's Glory Box Patchwork & Stitchery: 44 Beautiful Projects To Make (2002)

    Author: Gloria. Mc Kinnon

    Published: in 2002 by Craftworld Books

    Dewey No.: 746.4

    Subject: Handicraft -- Australia. Patchwork quilts Needlework . Contents Collection no. 1.

    Format: Book

  • Annette Kellerman -Story Of Vhs 44 (2004)

    Author: Annette. Kellerman

    Published: in 2004 by Storyline Australia

    Subject: Famous Australian Swimmer SPORT

    Format: VHS

  • Annie Salter Vhs 68 (2003)

    Author: Salter Annie.

    Published: in 2003 by ABC George Negus To-Night

    Subject: Victim of her time. Destitute Asylum -Adelaide Inmate Homeless- 5 children who did not know she was alive 50 years later

    Format: VHS

  • Another October Child : Recollections Of Eleanor Spence

    Author: Eleanor. Spence

    Published: by Collins Dove

    Subject: Spence, Eleanor, 1928 - -Biography.;Authors, Australian -20th Century - Biography

    Format: Book

  • Antarctic Australia (1981)

    Author: Jutta. Hosel

    Published: in 1981 by Currey O'Neil

    Dewey No.: 919.890

    Subject: Australian territories and possessions. Antarctic regions Australian Antarctic Territory Description and travel.

    Format: Book

  • Antarctic Housewife (1971)

    Author: Nan. Brown

    Published: in 1971 by Hutchinson of Australia

    Format: Book

  • Antartic Australia (1981)

    Author: Jutta. Hosel

    Published: in 1981 by TC O'Neil Pty Ltd

    Format: Book

  • Archives At The Centre (1997)

    Author: . Aust Soc Of Archivists

    Published: in 1997 by Aust Soc of Archivists

    Subject: conference proceediings

  • Arresting Women'history Of Women In Victorian Police (1997)

    Author: Colleen. Woolley

    Published: in 1997 by Victoria Press

    Subject: Policewomen- Victoria - History

    Format: Book

  • As I Was Saying (1990)

    Author: Margaret. Geddes (Compiled By)

    Published: in 1990 by Five Mile Press

    Dewey No.: 082.082

    Subject: wit and wisdom of Australian Women, sayings, poems, cartoons

    Format: Book

  • As The Twig Is Bent: The Childhood Recollections Of Sixteen Prominent Australians (1979)

    Author: Terry. Lane (Ed)

    Published: in 1979 by Dove Communications

    Dewey No.: 920.094

    Subject: Helpmann, Robert -- Biography. Clark, Manning, 1915-1991. Noonuccal, Oodjeroo, 1920-1993. Killen, James, Sir, 1925- Lovell, Patricia. Deveson, Anne. Hawke, Bob, 1929- Mackerras, Charles. Adams, Phillip, 1939- Keneally, Thomas. Schepisi, Fred. Packer, Kerry, 1937-2005. Nossal, Gustav, 1931- Pugh, Clifton Ernest, 1924-1990. Dreyfus, George. Australians. Child Psychology. Biography. Autobiography. Child psychology. Children. Childhood reminiscences

    Format: Book

  • As We Wave You Goodbye:australian Women And War (1998)

    Author: Jan. Bassett

    Published: in 1998 by Oxford University Press

    Subject: War-Literary collections;Australian literature-women authors

    Format: Book

  • Astronauts, Lost Souls & Dragons: Voices Of Chinese Australians In Conversation (1997)

    Author: Diana. Giese

    Published: in 1997 by Univ. of Qld Press

    Subject: 1/Oral history 2/Chinese-Australia-Interviews

    Format: Book

  • Aunts Up The Cross (1965)

    Author: Robin. Dalton

    Published: in 1965 by Penguin Books

    Format: Book

  • Australia Felix: The Fortunes Of Richard Mahoney (1962)

    Author: Henry Handel. Richardson

    Published: in 1962 by The Norton Library

    Format: Book

  • Australia For Women (1994)

    Author: Susan. Hawthorne Edited

    Published: in 1994 by Spinifex

    Dewey No.: 919.40463

    Format: Book

  • Australia From A Woman's Point Of View (1981)

    Author: Jessie. Ackerman

    Published: in 1981 by Cassell & Co.Ltd.

    Subject: Australia - social conditions - ca.1893-1912

    Format: Book