General Publications

Describing the body in sport, Medium, October 2017

The sporting bronze and the statuary of the AIS, Medium, November, 2016

Climate change set to force all sports – yes, all sports – indoors, The Roar, June 2016

Australia's Trove of sports history, The Roar, April 2016

A library fit for a football museum, The Roar, May 2015

Libraries and major sporting events KIIT Journal of Library and Information Management, Vol. 2, issue 1, 2015

The Games 2: Return visit Incite (ALIA), Vol. 35, issue 10, October 2014

Preserving Australian sport history - a guide for sport organisations, Australian Sports Commission, 2014

Does my (hair) bun look big in this paradigm, Incite (ALIA), Vol. 35, issue 1/2, January/February 2014

Sport and access to sport information, Australian Library Journal, Vol. 62, no. 4, 2013

An Australian museum of sport for Canberra, Online Opinion, Sept. 2012 

Sports Archives and Collections in Australia, International Council on Archives Congress, Brisbane, August 2012

Why (some) Libraries Should Stop Buying Paper Books, in, Electronic Age Librarianship, Ane Books, New Delhi, 2012, ISBN: 9789381162477

What to do with all those Books, Incite (ALIA), Vol. 32, no. 3, Mar. 2011 

Web Archiving in a Web 2.0 WorldAustralian Library and Information Association Biennial Conference, Alice Springs, Sept. 2008

The 2007 Australian Federal Election on the Internet, National Library of Australia staff paper, 2008 

For the Record: assessing the impact of archiving on the archived, RLG DigiNews, Vol. 10, no. 4, 2006 

The work of PANDORA, Gateways, No. 82, Aug. 2006

For the Love of Libraries, National Library of Australia News, Vol. XVI, no. 6, Mar. 2006 

Comic Capers in the National Library, National Library of Australia News, Vol. XV, no. 4, Jan. 2005 

Cheap Livers and Death Dodgers, National Library of Australia News, Vol. XIV, no. 3, Dec. 2003  

Libraries and Erotica, National Library of Australia News, Vol. XII, no. 11, Aug. 2002  

PANDORA’s Election Collection, Online Currents, Volume 17, Issue 1, January/February 2002 

PANDORA Archives over 100 Federal Election Websites, Australian Library News, Issue 14, Nov. 2001

Erotica in Australian Libraries: are we negligent collection managers?, LIBRES: Library and Information Science Research, Vol. 11, no. 2, Sept. 2001   

Anarchy at the Library, National Library of Australia News, Vol. X, no. 10, July 2000  

The Role of the Internet in Public Libraries, LASIE: information bulletin of the Library Automated Systems Information Exchange, Vol. 31, no.1 March 2000  

Public Libraries and Political Ideologies, APLIS (Australasian Public Libraries and Information Services) Vol.12 no.4, Dec. 1999 

Other works

Abstainers! A Vegetarian and Vegan History of Australia, Canberra, 2018, ISBN

Vegetarianism in Australia: a history, International Vegetarian Union, Altrincham, UK, 2014

Vegetarianism and veganism in Australia : an annotated bibliography, Canberra, 2005-2009

Plays : 1, Canberra, 2010


The bibliography of Australian literature [General editors John Arnold; John Hay; compiled by Sally Batten ... et al.], University of Queensland Press, 2004 

Landmine Monitor Report 2003: Toward a Mine-free World, Human Rights Watch, 2003 


For a list of literary works, see AustLit : the Australian literary database