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Organistaion Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (1961 - )


Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia


AIATSIS promotes knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island cultures, traditions, languages and stories through research, collections and publishing. AIATSIS is the custodian of a priceless collection of films, photographs, video and audio recordings, the world's largest collection of printed and other resource materials for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies. AIATSIS undertakes and encourages scholarly, ethical community-based research and they have their own publishing house, Aboriginal Studies Press.

Archival resources

National Centre for Indigenous Genomics

  • Correspondence, 1969 - 1970, 02B-30; National Centre for Indigenous Genomics. Details

Published resources


  • Kirk, R.L, The distribution of genetic markers in Australian Aborigines, Australain Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Canberra, 1965. Details