Links


 

Australian Archival Institutions

 

National Archives of Australia

 

State Records Authority of New South Wales

Northern Territory Archives Service

Queensland State Archives

State Records of South Australia

 

Archives Office of Tasmania

 

Public Record Office of Victoria

 

Territory Records Office (ACT)

 


 

Directories of Australian Archival Institutions

 

 

Australian Historic Records Register

 

Directory of Archives in Australia

 

 


 

International Archival Institutions

 

Archives New Zealand

 

National Archives - England and Wales

 

National Archives of Ireland

 

National Archives of Scotland

National Archives of Canada

 

National Archives and Records Administration (USA)

 


 

Directories of International Archival Institutions

 

ARCHON: Historical Manuscripts Commission

 

UNESCO Archives Portal

 

 


 

Australian Professional Recordkeeping & Archival Organisations

 

 

 

Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA)

 

Australian Society of Archivists Inc (ASA)

 

Council of Australasian Archives and Records Authorities (CAARA)

 

Institute of Information Management (IIM) Inc

 

The Records and Information Management Professionals Australasia (RIMPA)

 

 


 

International Professional Recordkeeping & Archival Organisations

 

ARMA International - The Association for Information Management Professionals

 

Association for Information and Image Management International

 

Association of Commonwealth Archivists and Records Managers

 

International Council on Archives (ICA)

 

International Records Management Trust

 

National Association of Government Archivists and Records Administrators (US)

 

Pacific Regional Branch International Council on Archives (PARBICA)

 

Records Management Society of Great Britain

 


 

Western Australian Government

 

Accountability Support Unit

 

Celebrate WA

 

Department of Local Government and Communities

 

Department of Culture and the Arts

 

Department of Aboriginal Affairs
 

 

Landgate (formerly Department of Land Information)

 

Heritage Council of Western Australia

 

Metropolitan Cemeteries Board
Provides a searchable online database of cemetery records for some metropolitan cemeteries.

 

Office of the Information Commissioner

 

Office of the Auditor General

 

Parliament of Western Australia

 

Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages
(part of the Department of the Attorney General)

 

State Law Publisher

 

State Library of Western Australia

 

State Ombudsman Western Australia

 


 

Professional Discussion Lists

 

ArchivesLive.ning
Professional and scoial network of the Australian Society of Archivists.

 

RMAA-Listserv
Records Management Association of Australia

 

RIMLG-Listserv
Records and Information Management Liaison Group (WA)

 


 

Recordkeeping & Records Management

 

DoD 5015.2-STD Records Management Application Design Criteria Standard - Department of Defense (USA)

 

Dublin Core Metadata Initiative

 

Keyword AAA

 

Open Archival Information System (OAIS)
A reference model for the development of standards for the long term storage of digital data.

 

Ready, 'Net, Go! Archival Internet Resources

 

Records and Information Management Resource List

 

Records Management - National Archives and Records Administration

 

Standards Australia
Where Australian Standard Records Management AS 4390 can be ordered.

 

Understanding Society Through Its Records - John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library

 


 

Conservation and Preservation Information

 

Preservation and Archives - National Archives and Records Administration (US)

 

Conservation OnLine (CoOL)

 

Department of Preservation and Conservation - Cornell University

 

National Library of Australia's Collection Disaster Plan

 

Library of Congress - Preservation

 

PADI: Preserving Access to Digital Information
A subject gateway to digital preservation resources provided by the National Library of Australia.

 


 

Family History & Local History

 

Ancestry.com

Australian History on the Internet - National Library of Australia

 

Australian War Memorial
Provides a number of searchable biographical databases.

 

Centre for Western Australian History

 

The State Library of Western Australia's Family History Webpage

 

FamilySearch Internet Genealogy Service

 

Fremantle Prison
Includes a database of convicts transported to Western Australia.

 

Perth, Western Australia Dead Persons' Society
A good collection of online resources including transcribed records from the State Records Office and Battye Library such as Western Australian shipping lists from 1829-1889 and listings of convict ship arrivals.

 

Royal Western Australian Historical Society Inc

 

Transportation Records Database
Sponsored by the National Archives of Ireland, includes the names of convicts transported to Western Australia.

 

Western Australian Genealogical Society (WAGS) Inc.

 


Other Links

 

Australian Copyright Council

 

Australian Council of Professional Historians Associations Inc

 

Australian Culture and Recreation Portal

 

Australasian Legal Information Institute (AUSTLII)
Australian case law and legislation available online.

Australian Libraries Gateway

 

Collections Australia Network

 

Western Australian Cultural Heritage Portal

 

Documenting a Democracy - Australia's Story

Commonwealth Government of Australia

 

Friends of Battye Library (Inc)

 

History Council of Western Australia

 

John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library