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  • The University of Western Australia (M209), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Louise has a Masters degree in German Studies from the University of Montréal as part of which she wrote a dissertation on Robert Musil's Nachlass zu Lebzeiten.
She then taught German in Montréal and Québec City before moving to Greece and later to Australia where she completed a Graduate Diploma in Information and Library Studies at Curtin University (2007). She joined the UWA Library as casual librarian in 2009. She has since been working at the Reid and Music Library, as well as in Special Collections and Archives.

Roles and responsibilities

Librarian (Humanities, Indigenous Studies and Music)

Previous positions

Lecturer in German Studies at the University of Montréal and the Goethe Institut (Montréal),
Librarian State Library of Western Australia


Native speaker:French
fluent in German
good knowledge of spoken and written Modern Greek
basic Italian and understanding of written Spanish and Latin.


Academic librarianship

Education/Academic qualification

German studies, Masters, University of Montreal


  • Academic Librarianship
  • European languages

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librarianship Social Sciences
Companionship Arts & Humanities
Recollection Arts & Humanities
Apartment Arts & Humanities
Wives Arts & Humanities
Quebec Arts & Humanities
Poet Arts & Humanities

Research Output 1978 1978

  • 1 Non-UWA Thesis

Zu Musils Nachlaß zu Lebzeiten: Versuch einer strukturalen Analyse der Bildlichkeit

Grandbois, L., 1978, (Unpublished) 155 p.

Research output: ThesisNon-UWA Thesis