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In search of Indigenous Australian languages webinar

This webinar outlines some useful tools to apply Austlang codes to catalogue records - improving the discovery of Indigenous Australian language material.
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Dancing words, or speaking with a sense of theatre

There is a widespread perception that dancers are poor verbal and written communicators since their art is physical and non-verbal. This is not borne out in the oral history interviews conducted by Michelle Potter for the National Library of Australia over the past 18 years.
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New directions for library collections on Asia

How are we to define ‘scholarly information on East Asia’ in today’s academic and research environment? What is the ‘Asian studies’ that libraries with East Asian collections are here to serve? This paper focuses on the development of what is generally called the ‘new’ Asian...
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New directions for library collections on Asia

How are we to define 'scholarly information on East Asia? in today's academic and research environment? What is the 'Asian studies? that libraries with East Asian collections are here to serve? This paper focuses on the development of what is generally called the 'new' Asian...
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Dancing words, or speaking with a sense of theatre

There is a widespread perception that dancers are poor verbal and written communicators since their art is physical and non-verbal. This is not borne out in the oral history interviews conducted by Michelle Potter for the National Library of Australia over the past 18 years.