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Nursing History Research Unit, Sydney Nursing School (1990? - )

University of Sydney

Records Access Service and Records Holder
Alternative Names
  • NHRU

The Nursing History Research Unit, Sydney Nursing School at the University of Sydney is a group of researchers into the history of nursing and nurse education in Australia. The Unit supports a research archive that contains a range of reports and documents relevant to nursing history and the history of the education of nurses. The collection consists of papers relevant to the various departments of nursing, midwifery and health science that have been operated by the University of Sydney and private collections. The Nursing History Research Unit also holds The Home of Hope registers 1903-1905. The Nursing History Research Unit is open on Tuesdays and access can be arranged at other times.

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Sources used to compile this entry: Nursing History Research Unit (NHRU), 'Our Research in Nursing History', University of Sydney, Sydney Nursing School,; Communication from Integricare, 17 June 2013.

Prepared by: Naomi Parry