Series 92 - Slides for Administrative Development Program

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Slides for Administrative Development Program


  • 1984 (Creation)

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0.1 m (1 archival album)

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(1975 - 1996)

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The Instructional Resources Unit (IRU) was established in July 1975 and incorporated and expanded the services offered by the Visual Aids Section (Central Administration) and the Language Laboratories (School of General Studies). The Unit worked in co-operation with the Office of Research in Academic Methods (ORAM) providing support facilities for teaching and learning. Services offered to the University included photographic production and processing, audio and television production and processing, language laboratories, preparation of graphics and desktop publishing service, international satellite radio and TV service, and upgrades to the audio visual facilities in lecture theatres and teaching areas of the University.

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There are over 70 mainly colour slide transparencies, many taken by Bob Cooper, of the campus and also copies of older photographs of ceremonies and events as background information for an introductory training course in the Administrative Development Program.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement.

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Former ANU photographer Robert (Bob) Cooper started at ANU Photography in 1969 as senior photographer and retired in 2005. In 1980 He headed up the photography team at the Chifley Library under the Instructional Resources Unit. He later moved to Coombs Photography until his retirement.

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Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 18 January 2008




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