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Chinese studies: Research materials and special collections

A comprehensive for students of all aspects of Chinese studies.

Microfilm, fiche and hardcopy collections

The library holds significant collections which specifically relate to China and Taiwan. The microfilm or fiche items are located in the Music and Multimedia Collection. Accompanying guides to a microform collection are in the Music and Multimedia Collection arranged by the same microform number.

For an all round description of library resources relating to Asia, see the Asian Studies Research Collection site.

For more information about any of the items in the following list select Detailed record in the catalogue display.

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Chinese Rare Books Collection

Many rare items on China have been acquired over the years, including a number of 18th and 19th century monographs and a collection of Chinese political posters from the 1970s.

Map from : Journal of three voyages along the coast of China in 1831, 1832 & 1832 / by Charles Gutzlaff. London, 1840

(held in Monash University Library Rare Books Collection)