University of New England and Regional Archives, Armidale, New South Wales

Identificatie

Bestandsidentificatie

daa/186

Geauthoriseerde naam

University of New England and Regional Archives, Armidale, New South Wales

Parallelle vormen van de naam

Aandere naamsvormen

  • UNERA

Soort

  • Universiteit
  • State

Contact

 

University Archivist

Soort

adres

Adres

Newling Campus, University of New England, Armidale

Locality

Armidale

Region

New South Wales

Landnaam

Postcode

2351

Telefoon

02 6773 6555

Fax

Aantekening

Beschrijving

Geschiedenis

The University of New England and Regional Archives (UNERA), located in the Heritage Centre was established in 1957 as a repository for both University and regional records.

The Archives and NSW State Records work to ensure the preservation within the region of records created by bodies such as the Department of Lands, the NSW Police and the courts. In addition, the Archive has a growing archive of private papers, many relating to local pastoral families and commercial businesses.

Geografische en culturele context

Mandaat/bronnen van bevoegdheid

Organisatie structuur

Officer-in-charge: University Archivist

Records management and collecting policies

The records of the University of New England and its predecessor institutions, most notably the Armidale Teachers College and the Armidale College of Advanced Education.

State and local Government records for the collection area which covers the region west of Bourke north to the Queensland border and down the east coast to Forster.

A scientific collection has been identified and is managed in conjunction with Austech guidelines. UNERA is a Public Access Point for State Records and hold the Archives Resources Kit.

Gebouwen

Bestanden


  • early records of many large rural holdings in the region
  • microfilms of the Armidale Express and other regional newspapers
  • records of births, death and marriages
  • parish registers
  • Armidale Cemetery index and maps
  • over 25,000 photographic images (including over 10,000 glass plate negatives)
  • land holding records
  • mining records for Armidale, Tingha, Hillgrove and Uralla
  • local directories and journals
  • a reference library of local and regional history.

Quantity:

Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties


  • University of New England Archives Management Committee, Preliminary list of Archives and Manuscripts: University of New England Archives. Armidale: Dixson Library, University of New England, 1984 [Out of Print].
  • Alphabetical listing of the University of New England Archives 1995

Publications:


  • Luxton, Robert B, 'Archival collections and local history resources in the Dixson Library' Dixson Library Report 2/4 (Summer 1983): 2-5.
  • Purkis, Gerry and Raszewski, Christine 'Family History in the Dixson Library - chore or challenge?' Dixson Library Report 8/2 (June 1989): 5-10

Toegang

Openingstijden

Open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.
Closed Christmas-New Year period and public holidays.

Raadpleegvoorwaarden en -eisen

Authorisation by depositor needed for access to closed records.

Toegankelijkheid

The Heritage Centre is situated at the University's CB Newling Campus in the former CB Newling Library building (CN2). This is located on the corner of Dangar and Kentucky Streets, Armidale. Regular Access for vehicles is by the Mossman Street entrance.

Wheelchair access is also provided.

dienstverlening

onderzoeksdienstverlening

General reference assistance available.

reproduktiedienstverlening

Copying service available for books, journals, microfilm, photographs, newspapers, maps and plans - under the guidance of archives staff.

Publiekruimten

Beheer

Identificatie van de beschrijving

Identificatiecode van de instelling

Toegepaste regels en/of conventies

Status

Niveau van detaillering

Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering

Revised 6 June 2018

Taal (talen)

Schrift(en)

Bronnen

Onderhoudsaantekeningen

Trefwoorden

Access Points

  • Agriculture (Thematic area)
  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Education (Thematic area)
  • Environment (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Geography (Thematic area)
  • Indigenous (Thematic area)
  • Industry, Manufacturing and Commerce (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Natural Resources (Thematic area)
  • Politics and Government (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Eerste contactpersoon

Newling Campus, University of New England, Armidale
Armidale, New South Wales 2351