Georgie Attends The Official Opening Of The New Lamm Library
Written on the 18 November 2012
The Lamm Jewish Library of Australia, the largest of its type in the Sothern Hemisphere was officially opened by Premier Ted Baillieu.
“It is great to be here to witness the opening of this incredible collection of material. I congratulate the Jewish community and in particular the Lamm family for their hard work in making this library possible.” Ms Crozier said.
Congratulations were also received by Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Opposition Leader Tony Abbott.
The $7 million facility will house over 75,000 volumes and will provide a valuable educational and scholarly resource to both the Jewish and wider community. The new facility includes the collections from the Makor, Kadimah, Jewish Holocaust Centre, Jewish Museum Libraries and the Jewish Historical and Genealogical Society.