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Research microforms: Accessing microforms

A wide range of material is published in a microform format, either in rolls known as microfilms or a fiche format known as microfiche. A microform is a microphotographic reproduction on film or paper of a manuscript, printed text, document etc.

Where can I find microforms?

The location of microfilms will be noted in Search. Please see staff at the relevant library for assistance.

Can I make copies?

All microfilm readers/machines have printing capabilities; some machines also allow you to make PDF.

Monash University theses on microfilm

Monash Masters and higher degree theses submitted prior to 2005 may be available on microfiche. For information about Monash University masters and doctoral theses available on microfiche refer to the Thesis library guide: