Sherratt, Tim

Also known as
Sherratt, Timothy Paul (1962-)
Field of activity
Historian; Science archivist
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35149541
NLA Persistent Identifier
http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-479364

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Tim Paul Sherratt has had a long involvement with the history and archives of Australian science and technology. In 2005 he was awarded a PhD for his work on 'Atomic Wonderland' which, in his words, reflects 'a continuing battle with the meaning of progress, the involvement of science and the nature of the atomic age'. Tim was a key staff member of the Australian Science Archives Project and was one of the prime movers that led to the development of ASAP's web presence, in particular .

  • Education - BA(Hons), University of Melbourne, majoring in History and Philosophy of Science. Awarded the Dwight Prize for Final Year Honours.
  • Career position - Research Assistant to Professor R.W. Home, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Melbourne, working on various projects concerned with the history of physics in Australia, including .
  • Career position - Casual Tutor in the Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Melbourne, teaching 'History of Astronomy' and 'Upheavals in Science'.
  • Education - PhD Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, supported by an Australian Postgraduate Research Award, investigating the 'atomic age' in Australia.
  • Career position - Assistant Archivist with the Australian Science Archives Project, University of Melbourne, with major responsibility for processing the records Edwin Sherbon Hills.
  • Career position - Editor of the , published by the Australian Science Archives Project, University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Archivist with the Australian Science Archives Project, University of Melbourne. Organised a major national conference:
  • Career position - Senior Archivist, Australian Science Archives Project, University of Melbourne, appointed to establish the ASAP Canberra Office at the Australian Academy of Science.
  • Career position - Manager, Canberra Office and Head of Information Services, Australian Science Archives Project, University of Melbourne. Initiated the development of ASAP's Internet publishing and outreach program.

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  1. Directory of archives in Australia / compiled by Susan Burnstein ... [et al.]
    Burnstein, Susan
    [ Book, Periodical, Archived website : 1900-2015 ]
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    Directory of archives in Australia / compiled by Susan Burnstein ... [et al.]
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  2. Directory of archives in Australia / compiled by Susan Burnstein ... [et al.]
    Burnstein, Susan
    [ Book, Periodical, Archived website : 1900-2015 ]
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    Directory of archives in Australia / compiled by Susan Burnstein ... [et al.]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.476)

  3. A change in the weather : climate and culture in Australia / [edited by] Tim Sharratt, Tom Griffiths and Libby Robin
    Robin, Libby
    [ Book : 2004-2005 ]
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    A change in the weather : climate and culture in Australia / [edited by] Tim Sharratt, Tom Griffiths and Libby Robin
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  4. Invisible Australians : living under the white Australia policy / developed by Kate Bagnall and Tim Sherratt
    Bagnall, Kate
    [ Periodical, Archived website : 2010-2014 ]
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    At 4 libraries
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  5. Inigo Jones : the weather prophet / Tim Sherratt
    Sherratt, Tim
    [ Book : 2007 ]
    At 20 libraries
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  6. Recovering science : strategies and models for the past, present and future / edited by Tim Sherratt, Lisa Jooste and Rosanne Clayton
    Sherratt, Tim
    [ Book : 1995 ]
    At 15 libraries
    Recovering science : strategies and models for the past, present and future / edited by Tim Sherratt, Lisa Jooste and Rosanne Clayton
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  7. Discontents : working for the triumph of content over form, ideas over control, people over systems
    Sherratt, Tim
    [ Periodical, Archived website : 1985-2014 ]
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    At 4 libraries
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  8. Australia's scientific heritage : an exhibition first held at the Australian Academy of Science, Canberra, 27 March-2 April, 1993 / designed, researched and written by Anne-Marie Condé, Lisa O'Sullivan and Tim Sherratt
    Condé, Anne-Marie
    [ Book : 1993 ]
    At 8 libraries
    Australia's scientific heritage : an exhibition first held at the Australian Academy of Science, Canberra, 27 March-2 April, 1993 / designed, researched and written by Anne-Marie Condé, Lisa O'Sullivan and Tim Sherratt
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  9. A guide to the records of Edwin Sherbon Hills / prepared by Tim Sherratt and Gavan McCarthy
    Hills, E. Sherbon (Edwin Sherbon), 1906-1986
    [ Book : 1992 ]
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.564)

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  10. A brief guide to the records of Armin Aleksander Öpik / prepared by Lisa O'Sullivan with Gavan McCarthy and Tim Sherratt
    Öpik, A. A. (Armin Alexander)
    [ Book : 1992 ]
    At 6 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.35)

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  1. Portraits of Harold White Fellow, Tim Sherratt, podcast talk at the National Library of Australia, 8 May 2012 / Chris Brothers
    Brothers, Christopher, 1971-
    [ Photograph : 2012 ]
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    Portraits of Harold White Fellow, Tim Sherratt, podcast talk at the National Library of Australia, 8 May 2012 / Chris Brothers
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  2. Harold White Fellow, Tim Sherratt, podcast talk at the National Library of Australia, 8 May 2012 / Chris Brothers
    Brothers, Christopher, 1971-
    [ Photograph : 2012 ]
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    Harold White Fellow, Tim Sherratt, podcast talk at the National Library of Australia, 8 May 2012 / Chris Brothers
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  3. Portrait of Harold White Fellow, Tim Sherratt at the National Library of Australia, 9 March 2012 / Greg Power
    Power, Greg, 1974-
    [ Photograph : 2012 ]
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    Portrait of Harold White Fellow, Tim Sherratt at the National Library of Australia, 9 March 2012 / Greg Power
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  4. Portraits of the Harold White Fellows at the National Library of Australia, 9 March 2012 / Greg Power
    Power, Greg, 1974-
    [ Photograph : 2012 ]
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  5. A Change in the Weather: Climate and Culture in Australia.(Book review)
    Howes, Hilary
    H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online
    [ Article : 2007 ]
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