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CSIRO (Australia)


  • [CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, was established by the Science and Industry Research Act of 1949. Under the Act, CSIRO replaced the former Council for Scientific and Industrial Research established in 1926. In 1986 the CSIRO changed the spelling of its name, with the word "Organization" becoming "Organisation".]
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  • Variants

    • Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (Australia)
    • Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (Australia)
    • Australia. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization
    • Australia. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
    • C.S.I.R.O. (Australia)
    • CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)
    • Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (Australia)
  • Additional Information

    • Associated Locale

        Australia
    • Associated Language

        English
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Australia. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization
    • Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (Australia)
  • Sources

    • found: Its Report, 1948/49-
    • found: ICLARM/CSIRO Workshop on the Theory and Management of Tropical Multispecies Stocks (1981 : Cronulla, N.S.W.). Theory and management of tropical fisheries, 1982:t.p. (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)
    • found: Coastal lands of Australia, 1984:t.p. (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization Australia) cover (CSIRO)
    • found: Commonwealth Institute of Science and Industry, Commonwealth of Australia--Australian science, viewed Aug. 14, 2008(In 1920 an Act of Parliament was passed for the foundation of the Commonwealth Institute of Science and Industry. This institute continued the work of the Advisory Council of Science and Industry. In 1926 further changes were made, resulting in the creation of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), which succeeded the Commonwealth Institute of Science and Industry)
    • found: Nielsen, E.S. Primitive ghost moths, c1989:t.p. (CSIRO, Australia)
    • found: Information from 678 converted Dec. 19, 2014(estab. 19 May 1949)
    • found: Monographs on Australian lepidoptera ; v. 1. Nielsen, E.S. Primitive ghost moths, c1989:t.p. (CSIRO, Australia) spine (CSIRO Australia)
    • found: ANB fiche, Jan/Dec. '89(hdg.: CSIRO)
    • found: First annual report of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (1949):cover (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization); introductory, page 7 (C.S.I.R.O.)
    • found: CSIRO fifteenth annual report (1962-63):cover (CSIRO)
    • found: CSIRO annual report, 1988-1989:t.p. (CSIRO, Australia) p. ff. verso of t.p. (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)
    • found: Conservation hindered, 1999:t.p. (CSIRO)
    • found: Consultation, conflict, cooperation, and controversy, 2007:title page (CSIRO's Australian Animal Health Laboratory) title page verso (Private Bag 24, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia)
    • found: CSIRO annual report 1986/87:cover verso, words accompanying "new symbol adopted to project CSIRO's corporate identity" (CSIRO Australia); letter to Parliament from the Honourable Barry O. Jones, MP (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)
    • notfound: LC data base, 10-16-90: Coastal lands of Australia, 1984: t.p. (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization Australia) cover (CSIRO)
  • General Notes

    • [CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, was established by the Science and Industry Research Act of 1949. Under the Act, CSIRO replaced the former Council for Scientific and Industrial Research established in 1926. In 1986 the CSIRO changed the spelling of its name, with the word "Organization" becoming "Organisation".]
  • Editorial Notes

    • [In 1926 the Institute of Science and Industry, which had replaced the Advisory Council of Science and Industry, became the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research. In 1949 the latter was replaced by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization]
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    • 1990-10-16: new
    • 2019-03-02: revised
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