Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Data Archive

News & events

Duncan Loxton, Data Curator, recently attended the State Library of Queensland to speak at the one-day symposium ‘Making Meaning: Collections as Data’.

In a busy start to the year, Charlotte Moar, ATSIDA Coordinator, attended Research Support Community Day at the University of Sydney and the Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities (DARIAH) Humanities, Arts and Culture Data Summit at the National Library of Australia, Canberra

In 2015, ATSIDA digitised the early research field notes (circa 1959) of anthropologist Dr Jeremy Beckett.

The Indigenous Archives Collective aims to showcase and connect information on innovative projects that are working with Indigenous knowledge sources. Areas of focus include:

Charlotte Moar, ATSIDA Coordinator, attended the Indigenous Open Data Summit in Madrid, a pre-meeting event of the 2016 International Open Data Conference.

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Data Archive (ATSIDA), in par

ATSIDA is currently processing material collected by Dr Heidi Norman for her Koori Knockout research project.

ATSIDA staff attended the recent Hidden Gems symposium hosted by the State Library of NSW.

A group of UTS Library staff recently visited State Records New South Wales (NSW) for tour of the Western Sydney Records Centre (WSRC) facilities and repository.