Skip navigation
The Australian National University
Master of Liberal Arts (Biographical Research and Writing)
Master of Liberal Arts (Biographical Research and Writing)

Master of Liberal Arts (Biographical Research and Writing)

The ANU's Master of Liberal Arts (Biographical Research and Writing) equips students with a thorough theoretical and critical grounding in biography, and with the skills and opportunity to undertake their own biographical projects

» read more

Obituaries Australia
Obituaries Australia

Obituaries Australia

Obituaries Australia is published by the National Centre of Biography and consists of digitised copies of obituaries published in Australian newspapers, journals and magazines

» read more

Biography Footnotes
Biography Footnotes

Biography Footnotes

The NCB's newsletter is published three times a year and contains information about our activities as well as news about biography in Australia

» read more

Digitisation Facility
Digitisation Facility

Digitisation Facility

The NCB's Digitisation Facility specialises in scanning oversize, fragile and bound material. It is available to all researchers on a cost-recovery basis

» read more

Australian Dictionary of Biography
Australian Dictionary of Biography

Australian Dictionary of Biography

Published by the NCB, the ADB contains concise, scholarly biographies of over 12,500 significant and representative Australians

» read more

Biography Workshop
Biography Workshop

Biography Workshop

The NCB's Biography Workshop meets periodically to discuss issues about the writing of biography with some of Australia's leading biographers

» read more

News & events

20
Mar
‘15

Biography Workshop

Biography Workshop Date: 26th March 2015 Venue: Seminar Room A, Coombs Building, ANU Time: 12.00-2pm Presented by Estelle Blackburn, author...

›› read more

06
Feb
‘15

Biography Workshop

Biography Workshop Date: 26th February 2015 Venue: Hedley Bull Seminar Room 3 Time 12.00-2pm The Workshop aims to start conversations on a range...

›› read more

10
Dec
‘14

Online Launch of ADB 1991 entries

In the Common Room at University House, Australian National University, on 9 December 2014, Vice Chancellor, Professor Ian Young, launched the online...

›› read more

NCB podcast

Peter Fitzpatrick: ‘How to outwit your biographer: a study of the contrasting challenges of misleading evidence in my two dual biographies, Pioneer Players: The Lives of Louis and Hilda Esson and The Two Frank Thrings.

(27 March 2014, Seminar Room A, Coombs...

Updated: 1 April 2015/ Responsible Officer:  Director, NCB / Page Contact:  Web Publisher