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Literacy in language
Indigenous Australian LanguagesLinguisticsLanguage14 Sep 2016 Amanda Lissarrague
The AIATSIS Australian Indigenous Languages Collection was established in 1981.
Introducing the Family History Unit
Family historyFamilyHistoryArchives and archiving12 Aug 2016 Family History Unit
The Family History Unit has recently been re-established at AIATSIS.
Song for the Gurindji
The efforts of the Gurindji to reclaim their ancestral land became one of the emblematic events of the land rights struggle in Australia.
More Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander records on Trove
CollectionAustralia’s heritage – The AIATSIS CollectionsLibraries21 Jul 2016 Jenny Wood
We've been working hard on a project with the National Library of Australia to load our unique catalogue and index records relating to other parts of our collection onto Trove.