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PG Moreno

Australian &
New Zealand Studies Bibliographer
PCL 3.318 495-4110
pgmoreno@austin.utexas.edu

Edward A. Clark Center for Australian and New Zealand Studies

ANZSANA (Australian & New Zealand Studies Association of North America)

Australian and New Zealand Studies
Internet Resources


Associations and Publications

AAALS: American Association of Australian Literary Studies
AAALS is the largest and most active forum for Australian Studies in North America. It publishes a journal, Antipodes, of Australian literature and literary criticism plus a newsletter and organizes a major conference once a year.

Australian Humanities Review
Peer-reviewed interdisciplinary electronic journal on Australia published quarterly with regular updates every two weeks.

ANZSANA: Australian & New Zealand Studies Association of North America
ANZSANA provides a forum for discussing issues of common interest among participants in Australian & New Zealand Studies programs throughout North America.

WSSA: Western Social Science Association
WSSA is a group committed to multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary scholarship, service, and collegiality. The association's mission is to encourage multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary exchange and to foster professional study, advance research, and promote the teaching of the social sciences.

Australian & New Zealand Centers and Governmental Agencies

Australian Embassy, Washington, D.C.
The Australian Embassy provides diverse information on political, cultural, and economic subjects and activities of interest to both Australia and the United States.

New Zealand Embassy, Washington, D.C.
The New Zealand Embassy provides diverse information on political, cultural, and economic subjects and activities of interest to both New Zealand and the United States.

Center for Australian and New Zealand Studies at Georgetown University.
Established in 1995 with funding from the Governments of Australia and New Zealand, the Center offers a program of courses devoted to the study of these countries. Areas of disciplinary interest include history, government, international affairs, sociology and literature. Georgetown is the only university in North America that offers an undergraduate Certificate in Australian and New Zealand Studies.

Centre for Australian Studies at the University of British Columbia
Established in 1997 in collaboration with post-secondary institutions in Australia, the Centre provides a key component of an expanded program of Canada-Asia Pacific research initiatives at the Institute of Asian Research and builds on the network of academic relationships between UBC and Australian academic institutions.

Menzies Centre for Australian Studies
Established in the University of London in 1982, the Centre is endowed by the Australian Government with additional funding from Monash University, the Menzies Memorial Foundation, and subscriptions from a number of Australian universities. Its object is to promote Australian studies in British and European universities.

Centre for Australian Studies in Wales
Inaugurated in September 1986 to further the study of Australia in Wales, the Centre works to establish links between Australia and Wales at the individual, institutional and commercial levels. They also maintain a list of other Australian Studies Centres.

Researching Australia & New Zealand

Australian Studies Network
An international web site providing a point of entry for matters related to the academic study of Australia. It is primarily oriented toward academics located outside of Australia and includes links to associations, centers, and programs as well as to primary and secondary resources and directories of academics throughout the world. The network is sponsored in part by the embassy of Australia in Washington and the Australian Education Office.

New Zealand's Information Network
Promotes and supports travel and tourism in New Zealand, specialising in transportation and accommodation, but also about 'all things New Zealand'.

National Library of Australia
Australia's largest library and a rich source of information. Includes links to many Internet sites as well as resources maintained by the library.

National Library of New Zealand
Collects maintains literature and information resources that relate to New Zealand and the Pacific. Includes many links as well as information about the library's resources.

World-Wide Web Virtual Library for Australia and for New Zealand
Links to many interesting and useful sites on Australia and New Zealand.

Index to Parliamentary Information
The Australian Parliamentary Library's site is an excellent means of getting to publications of the Australian Parliament such as Bills, Acts, Hansard from 1995 on, or Parliamentary Papers. It also includes publications by the Parliamentary Library such as Background Papers and Bills Digests and Monthly Economic and Social Indicators or biographical material on Senators and Members, profiles of electoral districts, etc.

New Zealand Parliament
The Internet site for New Zealand's House of Representatives.

API Network
Dedicated to the 'Democratisation of Knowledge', the API (Australian Public Intellectual) Network is a free electronic gateway specialising on matters Australia. In association with Fremantle Arts Centre Press, the University of Queensland Press and the Division of Humanities, Curtin University of Technology, it links public intellectuals through its mailing list, online Forum, chat room and regular posting of news relating to book, journal and ezine publications, conferences, events, tours and funding opportunities in the field of Australian Studies.

Australian Government and Politics
A database of parties, elections, government and representation for state and federal parliaments since 1890.

New Zealand Government Online
This website provides an overview of New Zealand and its government, access to government services information and employment opportunities, as well as government agency contact details.

Australia & New Zealand and Pacific Government and Politics on the Internet
A list of resources created by the The School of Politics, International Relations & the Environment at Keele University.