Health Libraries Inc. (HLi) was established June 2001. Twenty-four people attended the first meeting and voted to establish an association that supports, promotes and provides for the needs of those interested, and working in the Health Library sector in Victoria and beyond. HLi is registered as an Incorporated Association and is governed by the Model Rules for an Incorporated Association as described in the Victorian Associations Incorporation Act 1981.
The Terms of Reference describe the philosophy and roles of Health Libraries Inc. HLi is governed by the Model Rules for an Incorporated Association as described in the Victorian Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012.
Annual Statements are lodged with the Department of Justice, Consumer Affairs Victoria. The HLi ABN is 71 676 326 573
A committee of elected members meets monthly to plan the annual program of events and manage the administrative duties relating to finances, memberships, and subscriptions.