The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Faculty of Business, Economics and Law provide access to databases and collections of interest to researchers, as well as laboratory facilities for practical use.

AustLit database

Services

AustLit resource: a web-based research and publishing portal/database for studies in Australian culture. Operates as a research unit employing five staff members plus interns in the undergraduate program. 

Equipment

  • Database and web publishing platform

AustLit resources and supports research in studies of Australian culture. It regularly provides staffing and data management services to grant funded projects.

Contact

Kerry Kilner

School of Communication and Arts

Make a booking

(07) 3346 8263

School of Communication and Arts, Joyce Ackroyd Building, St Lucia campus.

Distributed access.

Archaeological science laboratories

Services

Archaeological science laboratories

Equipment

  • Historical archaeology and lithic technologies
  • Chemistry
  • Microscopy and use wear analysis (archaeobotany)
  • Fauna, zooarchaeology, osteology, paleopathology
  • Pacific archaeology
  • Geoarchaeology
  • Sample processing
  • Fully equipped field and laboratories and research and teaching collections

Find out more about the archaeological science laboratories equipment.

Contact

Laboratory Manager

Doctor Andrew Fairbairn

School of Social Science

 

Laboratory Technician

Chat Marasinghe

School of Social Science

(07) 3365 2780

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, Michie Building and the Archaeology Teaching and Research Centre (ATARC)

Anthropology museum

Services

Anthropology Museum

Equipment

Houses a wealth of items ranging from everyday implements to diverse performance paraphernalia. There are water-craft, paintings, bodywear, hunting gear, a large quantity of stone tools, including grindstones and axes and a collection of over 6,000 photographs.

View the museum catalogue.

Contact

Jane Willcock

School of Social Science

(07) 3365 4222

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, Michie Building, St Lucia campus (also available for events)

Find out more about research in the Anthropology Museum.

Antiquities museum

Services

RD Milns Antiquities Museum

Equipment

The foremost collection of classical Mediterranean antiquities in Queensland. Collection available for research and teaching. Browse the collection.

Contact

Doctor Janette McWilliam

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry

(07) 3365 2650

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, Michie Building, St Lucia campus

Business research laboratories and database access

Services

Research laboratories and database access

Equipment

  • UQ Business School Research Laboratory (including eye-tracking and virtual reality technology)
  • Access to CSMAR and Bloomberg International Research Databases
  • A mock trading room

Authorised users of some facilities need to undertake an induction.

Contact

Information Services Manager

Rachael Birks

School of Business

Location

(07) 3346 8114

UQ Business School, Level 4, Joyce Ackroyd Building, St Lucia campus

Law research databases

Services

Research databases

Equipment

Contact

Business Development Manager

Maria Parnell

School of Law

(07) 3346 7549

Available publicly via TC Beirne School of Law

Media laboratory

Services

POLSIS Media Lab

Equipment

Not currently available.

Contact

School of Political Science and International Studies

Location

N/A (School of Political Science and International Studies)