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AIMS library

Australian Institute of Marine Science

Address: Cape Cleveland Road, Cape Ferguson; PMB No. 3 MC
Townsville, Queensland

Phone: 61747534444

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Library details: AIMS library is a Special library.
This library is affiliated with Australian Institute of Marine Science (view map) . The collection of the library contains 12,000 volumes.

Other Info: The AIMS library is one of the largest specialist marine science libraries in Australia. Our collections include around 12,000 books, 3,500 journal titles (print and online), maps, charts, aerial photographs, CD-ROMs, audio-visual materials and remote access online databases. The Institute’s library also houses the famous Sir Maurice Yonge collection which includes 43 volumes documenting the voyage of the HMS Challenger (1873-76), one of the world’s first major oceanographic voyages. In addition, the library has a rare collection of scientific reports from the Great Barrier Reef (1928-1929) and Siboga expeditions.

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Collection size12,000volumes
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemHorizon1997
Previous Automation SystemStarlite Library Management System
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

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Identifiers ID58723

Record History: This listing was created on Mar 28, 2010 and was last modified on Nov 2, 2023.

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