Corporate entry Adolph Basser Library (1960 - )
Australian Academy of Science
Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
- History of Australian Science
The Adolph Basser Library at the Australian Academy of Science was established in 1960 and is named after Sir Adolph Basser, whose philanthropic gift enabled the establishment of the library. The Library collects both published and unpublished material relating to the history of Australian science. The Library has a large manuscript collection comprising papers from individual scientists, including a number of Fellows of the Australian Academy of Science, as well as scientific societies and other organisations.
Created: 16 April 2012, Last modified: 27 April 2012