Welcome to Aboriginal Studies Press

ASP is Australia’s leading publisher of Indigenous studies

Aboriginal Studies Press (ASP) is the publishing arm of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS).

We publish about six new titles annually and choose outstanding writing that promotes an understanding of Australian Indigenous cultures. Several books have won awards.

Buy ASP titles from our secure online shop and browse recent AIATSIS Research Publications.

Special offer: To celebrate the festive season AIATSIS is giving its online customers free freight on all orders received 1-14 December (inclusive) and delivered within Australia only.

Order early and beat the Christmas rush to ensure you receive your purchases before Christmas. For delivery prior to Christmas orders must be placed no later than 14 December (Australia only). Australia Post standard delivery within Australia is 3-7 days however this cannot be guaranteed during peak periods such as Christmas.

If you would like to have your order express posted please contact our office at sales@aiatsis.gov.au or phone (02) 62461183.

Orders received after 23 December will not be processed until 5 January 2015.

Or purchase or order from bookshops around the country.

2014 Trade Catalogue (PDF - 712KB) 2014 Tertiary Catalogue (PDF - 1.75MB)

Order an inspection copy for teaching or a media review copy.

Forthcoming and Recent Releases

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link to the Little Red Yellow Black website


Shortlisted for the 2013 Mobile Awards

iPhone, iPad and Android versions

iPhone available from the iTunes store at: http://bit.ly/11wwsOL
Android version availalbe at Google play: http://bit.ly/16s9zI0

$5.49 (AUD) Available from the Australian iTunes store. There are currently difficulties with the iTunes store. Apologies for any inconvenience.

link to the Little Red Yellow Black website


The online gateway to The Little Red Yellow Black Book: An introduction to Indigenous Australia. This is a site for anyone wanting an introduction to the rich history and contemporary culture of Indigenous Australia.

The Little Red Yellow Black Website