MS Georgina Binns

MS Georgina Binns


  • Music librarianship, art librarianship and other performing arts related librarianship. (Information literacy applications in the creative arts, library management)
  • Musicology, bibliography, australian music history



Member of

  • Art Libraries Society, Australian and New Zealand. Member 2005 -
  • Australian Library and Information Association. Member 1990 -
  • International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres. Member 1987 -
  • Musicology Society of Australia. Member 1982 -



Education and training

  • MMgt, Monash University 2007
  • MMus, University of Melbourne 1989
  • GradDipInfoServ, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology 1989
  • BMus(Hons), University of Melbourne 1982

Awards and honors

  • Top Graduating Student, Graduate Diploma in Management, Monash University, 2006
  • VCA Incredible Colleague Award - For outstanding service to the VCA Community., Victorian College of the Arts, 2006
  • ALIA New Graduates Gold Medal Coach Award, Australian Library and Information Association, 2006
  • Monash Uni. Library Individual Performance Award - excellence in communication/innovation in improving library facilities for people with disabilities, Monash University Library, 2002
  • Staff Scholarship - Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University, 2002
  • Innovation Award - Academic Library Sector (with colleague Andrew Harrison). For the development of the Monash Lectures Online service., ALIA (Australian Library and Information Association), 1999
  • Team Performance Award for outstanding team performance in the development and implementation of the Monash Lectures Online, Monash University Library, 1999
  • Walter Gerboth Award -award made to music librarians in the first five years of their careers, to assist research in progress., Music Library Association (USA), 1995
  • Gordon Kirby Award - for academic excellence and the potential to make a significant contribution to librarianship., Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Department of Information Services, 1989