Digitised Collections

Digitised collections

This section features collection items which have been digitised as part of our ongoing collection preservation work.

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Day of Mourning and Protest Aborigines Conference - 75th Anniversary

The twenty-sixth of January 2013 marks the day, 75 years ago, when an important National Aboriginal civil-rights gathering, the Day of Mourning, took place at Australian Hall, Sydney.

Good Yarns

Good Yarns

For your interest AIATSIS Library presents some good yarns from Indigenous authors covering fiction and non- fiction and a wide array of genres.

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Ethnomathematics in Australia

Ethnomathematics, as defined by Robert Hunter and Heather Whitely, is "mathematics used by a defined cultural group in the course of solving problems related to control of their environment".

Special platoon of Aboriginal soldiers, all volunteers, at Number 9 camp Wangaratta, Vic. 1940-2

Indigenous Australians at War

Welcome to AIATSIS Library's updated and expanded online collection about Indigenous Australian war service.

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The Maningrida Mirage Newsletters

One of the treasures of the Library of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies is the collection of community newsletters from all around Australia.

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Rare Book Collection

The collection of over 2,500 rare and valuable books and pamphlets of significance to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander studies is one of the major features of the AIATSIS Library.

Last reviewed: 18 Apr 2016