University of Sydney Archives

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Identifiant

daa/192

Forme autorisée du nom

University of Sydney Archives

Forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom

Type

  • Universitaire

Zone du contact

 

Archivist

Type

Adresse

Adresse physique

University Archives, 9th Floor, Fisher Library, University of Sydney

Localité

Sydney

Région

New South Wales

Nom du pays

Code postal

2006

Téléphone

02 9351 2684

Fax

Note

Zone de description

Historique

Contexte géographique et culturel

Textes de référence

Structure administrative

Officer-in-charge: Manager, Archives and Records Management Services

Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte

The University Archives is responsible for the care and preservation of those records of the University which have been appraised as having permanent value. It also holds the archival records of amalgamated institutions such as:

  • Sydney College of Advanced Education
  • Sydney Teachers College
  • Sydney College of the Arts
  • the Conservatorium of Music
  • Cumberland College of Health Sciences.

Bâtiments

Fonds

Administrative series including University Senate: Minutes, Academic Board, Registrar general subject files, photographs, architectural plans and University publications.

The Archives also holds significant collections of the archives of persons and bodies closely associated with the University including:
Anthropological field research and teaching records, 1926-1956, registered on the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register http://www.amw.org.au/register/listings/anthropological-field-research-and-teaching-records-university-sydney-1926-1956 which include:


Other prominent personal archives include those of:

Quantity: 3801m

References:


  • University Archives, Record 1973- present.
  • Smith, K E, "University of Sydney Archives', Archives and Manuscripts 18/1 (May 1990): 162 - 163.
  • Connell, W F (et al), Australia's First: A History of the University of Sydney, Volume 2, 1940-1990 (University of Sydney and Hale and Ironmonger, 1995): 342-3.

Instruments de recherche, guides et publications

Information on the Archives holdings, including administrative records, personal archives and those of clubs and societies associated with the University can be found here: http://sydney.edu.au/arms/archives/about.shtml

Archives Online Search https://uniarchivesonline.sydney.edu.au/#/search/records

Archives Mediabank for general photographic collection: http://sydney.edu.au/arms/archives/media/

World War I Research Files - Online Biographical Database http://beyond1914.sydney.edu.au/

The University of Sydney Archives produces the journal 'Record' each year. It contains articles by our researchers and staff on aspects of the history of the University. Previous issues available here: http://sydney.edu.au/arms/archives/record.shtml

Zone de l'accès

Heures d'ouverture

By appointment Monday to Friday 9.30am-1pm and 2-4.30pm.
Closed public holidays and for two weeks over the Christmas and New Year holidays - check http://sydney.edu.au/arms/archives/about.shtml for details closer to the time.

Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

One day's advance notice of visit preferred.

Closed period of 30 years applies to some official records.

Anthropological records may be restricted or closed due to their sensitive nature and permission required from the relevant communities for access.

Accessibilité

The Archives are located in the Fisher Library and are not administered by the library and therefore have different opening hours.

The location of the library can be found here https://library.sydney.edu.au/libraries/locations.html

Details on public transport and parking at the campus are available here https://sydney.edu.au/campus-life/getting-to-campus.html

People with disabilities: access is available to all public areas within the library.

Zone des services offerts

Services d'aide à la recherche

Our holdings can be searched online https://uniarchivesonline.sydney.edu.au/#/search/records

Reference services are available in person in the search room or by email and telephone. Users can consult finding aids and inspect original paper records.

Services de reproduction

On consultation with the Archivist, researchers can use their own devices to take copies after completing a request to copy form http://sydney.edu.au/arms/archives/Request%20for%20Copying%20form_2015.pdf

See our copying policy for more details http://sydney.edu.au/arms/archives/copying.shtml .

Espaces publics

Zone du contrôle

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Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

Statut

Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Revised 19 April 2018

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Notes relatives à la mise à jour de la notice

Mots-clés

Points d'accès

  • Éducation (Thematic area)
  • Indigenous (Thematic area)
  • Presse-papier

Contact principal

University Archives, 9th Floor, Fisher Library, University of Sydney
Sydney, New South Wales 2006