Papers of the Association of University Teachers

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Agenda items, minutes and supporting papers for AUT Council and other meetings; (2) Miscellaneous AUT papers and draft papers; (3) Correspondence of Professor Chartres as National President; (4) Other AUT correspondence of Professor Chartres; (4) AUT letters and circulars, 1985-1988; (5) Press-cuttings, 1986-1989; (6) 15 copies of AUT Bulletin, Sep 1985 - Apr 1989; (7) Rules of the Association, Oct 1987; (8) Posters, pamplets and other AUT publications.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Association of University of Teachers was formed in 1919 with the aim of improving salaries and addressing issues affecting the profession. It is a trade union and professional association for lecturing staff, researchers, and other professional staff in higher education, including researchers, administrators, computer staff, and librarians. The Association works for its members nationally, through campaigns and central services. The donor John Chartres was National President of the AUT, 1986-1987.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The gift of Professor John Chartres.


In English.

Personal Names