Australian Geological Survey Organisation.

Also known as
AGSO.
Australian Geological Survey Organisation (AGSO). Commonwealth of Australia. (1992-)
Function
Earth Sciences, Surveying or Mapping and Advisory or Regulatory Body
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an36039912
NLA Persistent Identifier
http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-609061

Biographies

The Australian Geological Survey Organisation (AGSO) was first established in August 1992, when it took over the functions of the Bureau of Mineral Resources.

View the full record at Encyclopedia of Australian Science

13 August 1992, the name Australia. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics changed to Australian Geological Survey Organisation. In August 2001 the Australian Geological Survey Organisation changed its name to Australian Geological Survey Organisation - Geoscience Australia. Works by these bodies are found under the name used at the time of publication.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. The Geological Survey of Queensland: 135 years of AchievementQueensland Government Mining Journal 103 1213 76-86 : The Geological Survey of Queensland: 135 years of Achievement
    Murray, Cec
    [2003]
  2. Beneath Our Feet: Celebrating 150 Years of the Geological Survey of Victoria
    O'Shea, P. J.
    [2003]
    Published: Geological Survey of Victoria
  3. Contribution of the Geological and Geophysical Survey of Northern AustraliaEdgeworth David Day Symposium: Geological Mapping of Two Southern Continents: the Geological Mapping of Australia - From David to 1:50000; the Geology of Antarctica-Exploration to Exploitation? D. F. Branagan; G. S. Gibbons and K. S. Williams 49-53 : Contribution of the Geological and Geophysical Survey of Northern Australia
    Dickinson, Ben
    [1988]
    Published: Edgeworth David Society
  4. The Geological Survey of Victoria Under Alfred Selwyn, 1852-1868Historical Records of Australian Science 7 1 1-25 : The Geological Survey of Victoria Under Alfred Selwyn, 1852-1868
    Darragh, Thomas A.
    [1987]
  5. In Search of Mineral Wealth: the South Australian Geological Survey and Department of Mines to 1944
    O'Neil, Bernard
    [1982]
    Published: South Australian Department of Energy
  6. Charles Smith Wilkinson and the Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1875-1891Geological Society of Australia, Earth Sciences History Group Newsletter 15 7-10 : Charles Smith Wilkinson and the Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1875-1891
    Adrian, J.
    [1992]
  7. Primary description of agency CA 7605; Australian Geological Survey Organisation [AGSO]. Registration of entity: 30 September 1987RecordSearch : Primary description of agency CA 7605; Australian Geological Survey Organisation [AGSO]. Registration of entity: 30 September 1987
    [2000]
    Published: National Archives of Australia
    Series: http://naa12.naa.gov.au/scripts/SearchOld.asp?Number=CA+7605

Resources by Australian Geological Survey Organisation. (902)

  1. Yearbook of the Australian Geological Survey Organisation : geoscientific research resource assessment, and database development for the year
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1992-2014 ]
    Possibly online
    At 36 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 242.778)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 242.778)

  2. Work program / Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1900-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 31 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 229.498)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 229.498)

  3. Bulletin (Australian Geological Survey Organisation)
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1992-2014 ]
    At 28 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 227.678)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 227.678)

  4. AGSO journal of Australian geology & geophysics
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1993-2014 ]
    At 41 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 223.11)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 223.11)

  5. AGSO research newsletter
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical, Microform : 1992-2014 ]
    At 33 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 210.57)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 210.57)

  6. Report (Australian Geological Survey Organisation)
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1992-2014 ]
    At 13 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 99.99)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 99.99)

  7. AUS.GEO news : current activities of the Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology & Geophysics
    Hanlon, Emily
    [ Periodical : 1990-2014 ]
    View online
    At 48 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 96.36)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 96.36)

  8. Products list (Australian Geological Survey Organisation)
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1990-2013 ]
    At Macquarie University
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 89.681)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 89.681)

  9. Australian petroleum exploration and development activity / BRS
    Australia. Bureau of Resource Sciences
    [ Periodical : 1996-2014 ]
    Possibly online
    At 16 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 72.06)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 72.06)

  10. AUS.GEO international / [compiled by AGSO ]
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1994-1999 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69.021)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69.021)

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Resources about Australian Geological Survey Organisation. (79)

  1. Yearbook of the Australian Geological Survey Organisation : geoscientific research resource assessment, and database development for the year
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1992-2014 ]
    Possibly online
    At 36 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 239.355)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 239.355)

  2. Work program / Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1900-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 31 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 225.321)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 225.321)

  3. Bulletin (Australian Geological Survey Organisation)
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1992-2014 ]
    At 28 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 224.75)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 224.75)

  4. AGSO journal of Australian geology & geophysics
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1993-2014 ]
    At 41 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 220.305)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 220.305)

  5. AGSO research newsletter
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical, Microform : 1992-2014 ]
    At 33 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 205.885)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 205.885)

  6. AUS.GEO news : current activities of the Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology & Geophysics
    Hanlon, Emily
    [ Periodical : 1990-2014 ]
    View online
    At 48 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 95.015)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 95.015)

  7. Products list (Australian Geological Survey Organisation)
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1990-2013 ]
    At Macquarie University
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 87.294)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 87.294)

  8. Australian petroleum exploration and development activity / BRS
    Australia. Bureau of Resource Sciences
    [ Periodical : 1996-2014 ]
    Possibly online
    At 16 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70.02)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70.02)

  9. AUS.GEO international / [compiled by AGSO ]
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1994-1999 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 67.855)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 67.855)

  10. Australian petroleum exploration and development activity / AGSO
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    [ Periodical : 1998-2005 ]
    Possibly online
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 67.76)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 67.76)

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  1. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF AUSTRALIA. [coming soon]
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    ... Gentral Australian mineral research. At present only the' difficulties of transport Svere holding up ... - esti-mated to contain £1,000,000 Avorth. of tin. ' Considerable Australian funds are being provided for ... 694 words
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  3. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY Britain's Centenary Australian Delegates LONDON, July 4.
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    ... GEOLOGICAL SURVEY Britain's Centenary Australian Delegates LONDON, July 4. An expedition to the ... Australians, Sir Colin Fraser and Mr. George Klugg (director Electrolytic Zinc), are-very interested. Ho has ... 247 words
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  1. Plate tectonic globe : highlighting the Indo-Australian plate / Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Geoscience Awareness Unit
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Geoscience Awareness Unit
    [ Map : 1993 ]
    At Uni of Melb Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 14.073)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 14.073)

  2. Natural hazards potential map of the Circum-Pacific Region : southwest quadrant / cartography by Cartographic Services Unit, Australian Geological Survey Organisation, Australia, and Fran Mills, United States Geological Survey, California, USA
    Circum-Pacific Map Project
    [ Map : 1995 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.597)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.597)

  3. Dubbo 1:100 000 geological sheet 8632 / Australian Geological Survey Organisation
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    [ Map : 1997 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8.328)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8.328)

  1. Combined index to the publications of the Geological Survey of Western Australia, 1910-1968
    Bridge, Peter J. (Peter John), 1943-
    [ Unpublished : 1970 ]
    At National Library
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.288)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.288)

  2. Correspondence
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    [ Unpublished : 1860-1937 ]
    At State Library of VIC
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    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.194)

  3. Papers of James MacGregor Dickins
    Dickins, J. M. (James MacGregor), 1923-2005
    [ Unpublished : 1950-2002 ]
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    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.154)

  1. Great Australian Bight : well audit / prepared by Barry E.J. Messent for Southern Margin Frontiers, Petroleum & Marine Division, Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    Messent, Barry E. J
    [ Book : 1998 ]
    At 4 libraries
    Great Australian Bight : well audit / prepared by Barry E.J. Messent for Southern Margin Frontiers, Petroleum & Marine Division, Australian Geological Survey Organisation
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.529)

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  2. AGSO Minerals Division open days : 27-28 November 1997 / J. Bain ... [et al.]
    Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Minerals Division
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 15.177)

  3. AGSO Minerals Division open days : 7-8 December 1999 / John Bain ... [et al.]
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    [ Book : 1999 ]
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    AGSO Minerals Division open days : 7-8 December 1999 / John Bain ... [et al.]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 11.862)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 11.862)

  4. Energy/greenhouse benchmarking study of coal mining industry : a study undertaken for Mineral Resources and Energy Program, Australian Geological Survey Organisation & Energy Efficiency Best Practice Program, Department of Industry, Science and Resou...
    Deslandes, Jeffrey
    [ Book : 1999 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 11.513)

  1. Marita Bradshaw interviewed by Fiona Rothchilds in the History of Australian geoscience oral history project
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  2. Soils of Australia
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  3. Australia Felix / Henry Handel Richardson
    Richardson, Henry Handel, 1870-1946
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  4. Earthquakes the sign of an wild planet
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