University of Wollongong (UOW) Archives, New South Wales

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daa/195

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University of Wollongong (UOW) Archives, New South Wales

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  • Universidade

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Manager Archives

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Endereço

University of Wollongong Archives, Buildings 16, Northfields Avenue, Wollongong

Localidade

Wollongong

Região

New South Wales

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Código Postal

2522

Telefone

02 4221 3543

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área de descrição

história

In the post-war era of development and innovation, the then New South Wales University of Technology established a division in Wollongong to train the engineers and metallurgists of the local steel industry. That institution grew and evolved, and in 1975 legislation was passed in the Parliament of New South Wales, establishing the University of Wollongong as an independent institution.
The University of Wollongong is proud of the rich history that has developed since those first classes were held in 1951. An official Archives Policy was proclaimed by the University Council, on 1 January 1975. More information on the history of the Archives is available at: The Library Since 1972 – The Archives, see https://uow.libguides.com/history/our-library#s-lib-ctab-15975052-0

contexto cultural e geográfico

Mandatos/Fontes de autoridade

estrutura administrativa

Políticas de gestão e entrada de documentos

Collection Development Policy - https://www.library.uow.edu.au/about/UOW238365.html
The Archives team manage, preserve and provide access to physical and digital archival materials relating to:

  • the corporate and social history of the University of Wollongong
  • materials of historical significance to the Illawarra region
  • materials of relevance to our teaching and research.

Prédios

Acervos documentais


  • Percy and Renata Cochrane (Papua New Guinea), 1934–1979: Sound recordings and photographs (4m).
  • Stuart Piggin - Faith of Steel and Mount Kembla Mine Disaster: Research materials (5.4m).
  • Theatre South, 1980-2002 : Theatrical production records and business records (15m).
  • Reginald Francis Xavier (Rex) Connor (1907-1977): Correspondence, reports (40m).
  • Chamber of Manufactures of New South Wales, 1912–1970 (80m).

Quantity: approx. 1534 linear metres.

Instrumentos de pesquisa, guias e publicações

Information about the Archives collections and further links to inventories where available can be found at https://www-library.uow.edu.au/archives/collections/index.html
Digitised cultural collections are available at http://archivesonline.uow.edu.au/
Digitised University of Wollongong corporate publications (including annual reports, student handbooks and graduation booklets) are available at http://ro.uow.edu.au/corppubs/ Selections of digitised and digital images are also available via Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/uowarchives/sets

área de acesso

horário de funcionamento

Appointments are available during business hours - Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.

Condição de acesso e uso

An appointment time should be arranged in advance of a visit. Priority assistance will be given to University of Wollongong staff and students.

Some collections may have access restrictions placed upon them. Archives staff will assist you in obtaining the necessary permissions for access. Please allow extra time for this process to be undertaken.

Acessibilidade

área de serviços

serviços de pesquisa

Archives' staff can provide advice and guidance about the University of Wollongong Archives collections. You are required to conduct your own lengthy research or obtain the services of a professional researcher.

serviços de reprodução

Archives staff undertake limited scanning/ photocopying on request at no charge. Clients are encouraged to bring a digital camera to take their own photographic copies of items where applicable. Where possible some scanned items are also subsequently made freely available online.

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Revised 11 April 2018

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Pontos de acesso

Pontos de acesso

  • Educação (Thematic area)
  • Labour (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Área de transferência

Contacto principal

University of Wollongong Archives, Buildings 16, Northfields Avenue, Wollongong
Wollongong, New South Wales 2522