Deposit Z230 - Ergonomics Society of Australia deposit

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Ergonomics Society of Australia deposit


  • 1953 - 2002 (Creation)

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5.7 m (38 boxes)

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(1964 -)

Biographical history

The society was formed in 1964 as the Ergonomics Society of Australia and New Zealand. On 22 February 1986 at a meeting at Palmerston North, New Zealand, the New Zealand Ergonomics Society was formed. In the same year, the Australian section of the society reformed and changed its name to the Ergonomics Society of Australia. The society changed its name again in December 2003 and is now called Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia Inc.

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Rules and constitution, general filing system including minutes and meeting papers, correspondence, membership and financial records, conference papers, newletters, photographs, conference call tapes and subject files. Includes Victorian Branch correspondence and records of the Computer Human Interaction Special Interest Group (CHISIG).


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description on 23 October 2012




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