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There are two indigenous groups of people in Australia: the Aborigines and the Torres Strait Islanders. Neither groups had a written language; consequently, records generated about them are found in other sources listed in this outline such as biography, civil registration, and church records.
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There are two indigenous groups of people in Australia: the Aborigines and the Torres Strait Islanders. Neither groups had a written language; consequently, records generated about them are found in other sources listed in this outline such as biography, civil registration, and church records.  
  
The library of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies contains records about indigenous people, including an Aboriginal biographical index. Their mailing address is:
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== AIATSIS<br>  ==
  
:Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies<br>G.P.O. Box 553<br>Canberra<br>ACT 2601<br>AUSTRALIA <br>Internet: http://www.aiatsis.gov.au/
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The library of the [http://www.aiatsis.gov.au/ Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies ](AIATSIS) contains records about indigenous people.&nbsp;
  
Information about the native people of Australia is listed in the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:
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:By post:<br>AIATSIS<br>GPO Box 553<br>Canberra ACT 2601<br>Australia  
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:Telephone: 02 6246 1111 (International +61 2 6246 1111)
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:Facsimile: 02 6261 4285 (International +61 2 6261 4285)
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:Make an [http://www.aiatsis.gov.au/corporate/contacts.aspx#form Online enquiry]
  
[http://webview/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=331637&subject_disp=Australia+-+Native+races&columns=*,180,0 AUSTRALIA - NATIVE RACES]
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The [http://www.sl.nsw.gov.au/research_guides/indigenous/instructions/abi.html Aboriginal Biographical Index] indexes biographical information of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people mentioned in material, such as books, magazines and newspapers. Most of the resources are in the Institute's and are also found in the collections at the State Library of New South Wales.
  
AUSTRALIA, [STATE] - NATIVE RACES
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== Family History Library  ==
  
Additional sources are also listed in the microfiche edition of the Family History Catalog under the subject:
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Information about the native people of Australia is listed in the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:  
  
[http://webview/supermainframeset.asp?display=subjecthitlist&columns=*,180,0&subject=Australian+Aborigines&presubject=Australian+Aborigines AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES]
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[http://webview/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=331637&subject_disp=Australia+-+Native+races&columns=*,180,0 AUSTRALIA - NATIVE RACES]
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AUSTRALIA, [STATE] - NATIVE RACES
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[http://webview/supermainframeset.asp?display=subjecthitlist&columns=*,180,0&subject=Australian+Aborigines&presubject=Australian+Aborigines AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES]  
  
 
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There are two indigenous groups of people in Australia: the Aborigines and the Torres Strait Islanders. Neither groups had a written language; consequently, records generated about them are found in other sources listed in this outline such as biography, civil registration, and church records.

AIATSIS

The library of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) contains records about indigenous people. 

By post:
AIATSIS
GPO Box 553
Canberra ACT 2601
Australia
Telephone: 02 6246 1111 (International +61 2 6246 1111)
Facsimile: 02 6261 4285 (International +61 2 6261 4285)
Make an Online enquiry

The Aboriginal Biographical Index indexes biographical information of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people mentioned in material, such as books, magazines and newspapers. Most of the resources are in the Institute's and are also found in the collections at the State Library of New South Wales.

Family History Library

Information about the native people of Australia is listed in the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:

AUSTRALIA - NATIVE RACES

AUSTRALIA, [STATE] - NATIVE RACES

AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES