Content tagged with Australia’s heritage – The AIATSIS Collections

Farewell from the CEO

My recent decision to resign as Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)...

News - 15 Dec 2016

CEO announces retirement

Mr Russell Taylor AM The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) Chairperson, Professor Mick Dodson AM...

News - 3 Nov 2016

Arthur Capell and language codes

For many years, AIATSIS has been looking after Arthur Capell’s archive of over 230 reels that contain language recordings. Among these are...

Blog post - 11 Oct 2016

Archival finding aids and discoverability

Archives, or manuscript collections, form over time.  In the process, a structure develops, a shape which reflects the way the content has been...

Blog post - 4 Oct 2016

Farewell Dr Barry Cundy

AIATSIS CEO, Russell Taylor AM and Dr Barry Cundy. Photo: AIATSIS This week the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torre Strait Islander...

News - 30 Aug 2016

More Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander records on Trove

We are broadening our horizons when it comes to sharing our information with the world. Located within the walls of our humble building on the shores...

Blog post - 21 Jul 2016

Streamlining to save collection

An AIATSIS staff member digitising photographs from the collection. After a worldwide search, AIATSIS announces South Australian company...

News - 21 Aug 2015

Indigenous Community Stories

Indigenous Community Stories is a project that records Western Australia's Indigenous heritage, cultural and historical stories using high definition...

Explore article - 3 Jun 2015

A Foundation for all Australians

Photo caption: (L-R) Minister for Education and Training, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, AIATSIS Chairperson, Professor Mick Dodson AM, the Governor-...

News - 14 May 2015

AIATSIS welcomes funding boost

AIATSIS Chairperson Professor Mick Dodson AM, spoke about the significance of the collection at the National Press Club in November 2014...

News - 29 Apr 2015

AIATSIS launches new website

The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) has a brand new website. When AIATSIS formed in 1964, we set...

News - 16 Mar 2015