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Primary sources for humanities: Australia

A guide to primary sources for humanities at Monash University Library


Special Collections
This is a selection of material from past Special Collections exhibitions. The collection is very strong in Australiana and includes materials relating to Australia, Australian literature and history. Limit Search to look only within the Rare Books Collection or come chat to someone at the Special Collections Reading Room. 

Victorian resources


New Rare Book purchase:

Watkin Tench, A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson, in New South, including an accurate description of the situation of the colony, of the natives, and of its natural productions taken on the spot, (1793). (Rare book) (Online)