Charles Darwin University (CDU) Archives, Darwin

Identity area

Identifier

daa/215

Authorized form of name

Charles Darwin University (CDU) Archives, Darwin

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Formerly Northern Territory University Archives

Type

  • University

Contact area

 

Records and Archives

Type

Address

Street address

Charles Darwin University, Darwin

Locality

Darwin

Region

Northern Territory

Country name

Postal code

0909

Telephone

08 8946 5190

Fax

08 8946 7435

URL

Note

Description area

History

Charles Darwin University (CDU) is an Australian public university established in 2003 from the merger of:


  • Northern Territory University (NTU), Darwin (1989-2003)
  • Menzies School of Health Research (established in 1985)
  • Centralian College of Alice Springs

It was named after Charles Darwin, the celebrated English naturalist.

Earlier the Darwin Community College (founded 1974), renamed Darwin Institute of Technology in 1984, had merged with the University College of the Northern Territory (founded in 1985) to become the Northern Territory University in 1989.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Officer-in-charge: Manager, Records and Archives

Records management and collecting policies

Administrative records of the Northern Territory University, the Charles Darwin University and its predecessors; staff and student records; records of academic significance.

Buildings

Holdings

Records of:

  • University Planning Authority
  • Northern Territory College of Advanced Education
  • Darwin Community College
  • Northern Territory Council of Advanced Education
  • University College of the Northern Territory
  • Northern Territory University
  • Charles Darwin University.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Open Monday to Friday by appointment only.
Closed weekends and public holidays.

Access conditions and requirements

One week's advance notice is required and proof of identity may be requested.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reference assistance is available, and arrangements must be made at the time of appointment.

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised 14 April 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Education (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Charles Darwin University, Darwin
Darwin, Northern Territory 0909