The Resource Australian message sticks database

Australian message sticks database

Label
Australian message sticks database
Title
Australian message sticks database
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Web page article discusses the 'Australian Message Sticks Database', a repository of all known message sticks located in museums around the world; purpose of the database is to build meaningful archive of digital cultural heritage subjects and approval of community representatives, reliable comparative data for recovering history, function and significance, revisit artefacts of unknown origin in order to identify their traditional country of origin and probable meaning, correct contradictions, ambiguities or deficiencies in the labelling of existing artefacts, situate Australian Indigenous symbolic culture within a global understanding of graphic communication systems; discusses the building of the database and latest findings; traditional function and use of message sticks and there use today; this online resource includes hyperlinks to external resource
Cataloging source
AIAS
Characteristic
combination
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelly, Piers
PerformerNote
Andrew Galit
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Database
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Australian message sticks database
Link
https://bravenewwords.info/australian-message-sticks-database/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page (viewed 16/08/2016)
  • Web page includes video file from YouTube titled: "Dha:wu'mirr Dharpa Part 1. Message Stick, Andrew Galit"
  • Web page part of "Brave New Word" website: https://bravenewwords.info
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • sounds
Extent
1 online resource (web page)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System details
Mode of access: Interent via World Wide Web and system to stream online video file
Label
Australian message sticks database
Link
https://bravenewwords.info/australian-message-sticks-database/
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page (viewed 16/08/2016)
  • Web page includes video file from YouTube titled: "Dha:wu'mirr Dharpa Part 1. Message Stick, Andrew Galit"
  • Web page part of "Brave New Word" website: https://bravenewwords.info
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • sounds
Extent
1 online resource (web page)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System details
Mode of access: Interent via World Wide Web and system to stream online video file

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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