Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia).

Also known as
Australia. Council for Scientific and Industrial Research.
C.S.I.R.
Commonwealth Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia).
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research.
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). Commonwealth of Australia. (1926-1949)
Function
Industrial or Scientific Research
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NLA Persistent Identifier
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Biographies

Established in 1926, the CSIR worked for over twenty years, undertaking scientific research in Australia's primary and secondary industries. In 1949 the Council was renamed the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation and continues to operate under this name.

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In 1949 the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research changed its name to the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO). Works by these bodies are found under Council for Scientific and Industrial Research or CSIRO according to the name used at the time of publication.

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Resources by Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia). (1,671)

  1. Pamphlet (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia))
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Periodical : 1900-2015 ]
    At 32 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 140.46)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 140.46)

  2. Journal of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Periodical : 1927-1948 ]
    At 36 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 138.162)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 138.162)

  3. Bulletin (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia))
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Periodical : 1900-2015 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 38 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 125.444)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 125.444)

  4. Report (CSIRO. Division of Building Research)
    CSIRO. Division of Building Research
    [ Periodical : 1900-2015 ]
    At 17 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 89.097)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 89.097)

  5. Shaping science and industry : a history of Australia's Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, 1926-49 C.B. Schedvin
    Schedvin, C. B. (Carl Boris)
    [ Book, Article : 1987 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 73 libraries
    Shaping science and industry : a history of Australia's Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, 1926-49 C.B. Schedvin
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71.965)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71.965)

  6. Annual report of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research / Commonwealth of Australia
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Article : 1900-2015 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 17 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69.795)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69.795)

  7. Committees, divisions, publications, etc. / Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Periodical : 1936-1948 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 60.993)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 60.993)

  8. Soils and land use series
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Periodical : 1949-2015 ]
    At 35 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59.756)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59.756)

  9. Australian journal of scientific research
    CSIRO
    [ Periodical : 1900-2015 ]
    View online
    At 34 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 53.182)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 53.182)

  10. Australian journal of scientific research
    CSIRO
    [ Periodical : 1900-2015 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    View online
    At 40 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 53.003)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 53.003)

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Resources about Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia). (31)

  1. Journal of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Periodical : 1927-1948 ]
    At 36 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 132.974)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 132.974)

  2. Shaping science and industry : a history of Australia's Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, 1926-49 C.B. Schedvin
    Schedvin, C. B. (Carl Boris)
    [ Book, Article : 1987 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 73 libraries
    Shaping science and industry : a history of Australia's Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, 1926-49 C.B. Schedvin
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70.94)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70.94)

  3. Annual report of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research / Commonwealth of Australia
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Article : 1900-2015 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 17 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 68.229)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 68.229)

  4. Committees, divisions, publications, etc. / Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Periodical : 1936-1948 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59.259)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59.259)

  5. C.S.I.R. : ten years of progress 1926-1936 / Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Book : 1936 ]
    Read online at Hathi Trust
    View online
    At 20 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45.682)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45.682)

  6. C.S.I.R. - 1945 / by G. Lightfoot for the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
    Lightfoot, Gerald, b. 1877
    [ Book : 1945 ]
    At 16 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39.672)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39.672)

  7. Catalogue of the periodical and serial publications in the libraries of the Council / Council for Scientific & Industrial Research
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Book : 1944 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 29.802)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 29.802)

  8. The commercial timbers of Australia : their properties and uses / by I.H.Boas
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Book : 1947 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 25.596)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 25.596)

  9. David Rivett : fighter for Australian science / by Rohan Rivett
    Rivett, Rohan, 1917-1977
    [ Book : 1972 ]
    At 52 libraries
    David Rivett : fighter for Australian science / by Rohan Rivett
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.781)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.781)

  10. Work of C S I R in Queensland : statements prepared for Conference of C.S.I.R. officers with United Graziers Association of Queensland at Brisbane on December 1st., 1944
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Book : 1944 ]
    At Black Mountain
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.892)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.892)

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  1. Serial. Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia). Division of Industrial Chemistry
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia). Division of Industrial Chemistry
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  2. Sighting corrections for a free gun / by G.K. Batchelor
    Batchelor, G. K. (George Keith)
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  3. [Collection of booklets concerned with scientific information and the Australian National Research Council, dated from 1948-1950]
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  1. Australian code of practice for the care and use of animals for scientific purposes / National Health and Medical Research Council, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Australian Agricultural Council
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    Australian code of practice for the care and use of animals for scientific purposes / National Health and Medical Research Council, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Australian Agricultural Council
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  2. History of the Radio Research Board : 1926-1945 / [by] W.F. Evans
    Evans, W. F
    [ Book : 1973 ]
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  3. History of the Radiophysics Advisory Board 1939-1945 : [microform] / [by] W.F. Evans
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    History of the Radiophysics Advisory Board 1939-1945 : [microform] / [by] W.F. Evans
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3.692)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3.692)

  4. Constitution and rules / Association of Officers of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (the C.S.I.R. Officers' Association)
    Association of Officers of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (Australia)
    [ Book : 1948 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.985)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.985)

  1. The CSIRO total wellbeing diet. Manny Noakes with Peter Clifton
    Noakes, Manny, 1953-
    [ Book, Audio book : 1900-2010 ]
    Languages: English;Arabic;Portuguese;Russian, [4 others]
    At 201 libraries
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    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.986)

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  2. Measurement : an international language
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    At State Library of NSW
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  3. Seven little Australians / Ethel Turner
    Turner, Ethel, 1870-1958
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    [ Book, Audio book, Article : 1894-2014 ]
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    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.546)

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  4. Journal of researches into the natural history and geology of the countries visited during the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle round the world : under the command of Capt. Fitz Roy, R.N. By Charles Darwin ..
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    Journal of researches into the natural history and geology of the countries visited during the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle round the world : under the command of Capt. Fitz Roy, R.N. By Charles Darwin ..
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  1. Council for Scientific and Industrial Research. SOIL MAP OF AUSTRALIA.
    The Muswellbrook Chronicle (NSW : 1898 - 1955) Friday 27 October 1944 p 3 Article
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