The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) is the national research and collecting institution for information and research about the cultures and lifestyles of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, past and present.
The Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) aims to undertake social science research on Indigenous policy and development that is excellent by the best international and disciplinary standards and that informs intellectual understanding, public debate, policy formation and community action.
Reconciliation Australia was established in 2001 and is the lead body on reconciliation in the nation. We are an independent not-for-profit organisation which promotes and facilitates reconciliation by building relationships, respect and trust between the wider Australian community and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Indigenous peoples have inherent rights, including the right to self-determination. The principles in these Guidelines for Ethical Research in Australian Indigenous Studies are founded on respect for these rights, including rights to full and fair participation in any processes, projects and activities that impact on them, and the right to control and maintain their culture and heritage.
The two revised guidelines work with the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research and the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research and provide more specific information about ethical conduct in research with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and communities. They should also be read alongside the Guidelines for Ethical Research in Australian Indigenous Studies 2012, developed by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS).
Includes over 10,000 searchable books, articles, conference papers and reports on Indigenous education from publishers in Australia and overseas, spanning early childhood, post school education, and adult learning. It encompasses areas such as cultural diversity, parent and community engagement, well-being, identity and oral language..
Australian Policy Online is a research database and alert service providing free access to full text research reports and papers, statistics and other resources essential for public policy development and implementation in Australia and New Zealand.
The Third National Indigenous Languages Survey (NILS3) was completed in 2019. The results have been published in the National Indigenous Languages Report (2020). The two previous reports were in the form of the First and Second National Indigenous Languages Surveys (NILS1 and NILS2).
This 'Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples' page acts as a portal to Australian Bureau of Statistics and other organisations' data and articles about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
The Map of Aboriginal Australia was created by David Horton and is based on language data gathered by Aboriginal Studies Press, AIATSIS and Auslig/Sinclair, Knight, Merz, (1996). This online map attempts to represent all language groups of the Indigenous people of Australia.
This Atlas is extremely comprehensive, providing a spatial and historic treatment of many subjects. The subject areas touched on in this book are numerous and widely diverse, covering disciplines as different as archaeology to politics to sociology.
This is an exploration into the geography, history, archaeology and anthropology of the Pacific region, with coverage including the Australian Aborigines, the diverse cultures of New Guinea, Pacific islanders, Polynesian voyagers, and white settlers.