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Library Services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students: Torres Strait Islander resources

Guide to the Library and its resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at UON

Torres Strait Islander resources


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that the biographical resources pages may contain images, voices or names of deceased persons in photographs, film, audio recordings or printed material.

Some material may contain terms that reflect authors’ views, or those of the period in which the item was written or recorded, but may not be considered appropriate today. These views are not necessarily the views of UON Library. While the information may not reflect current understanding, it is provided in an historical context.

Biographical resources

eBook and print resources

Search the Library Catalogue NewCat+ to find other Torres Strait Islander biographies.


Tips for searching

  • Looking for more biographies? Try the following search in the Library catalogue:

"Torres Strait Islanders" AND biography

  • The catalogue record for any books will display in the results list. Catalogue records will include details of editions that are available.
  • For books which are available electronically there will be a link to the ebook provider.

Aboriginal biographies

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