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East Asian Collection, University of Melbourne Library
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Level 2, Eastern Resource Centre, The University of Melbourne, Grattan St, Parkville 3010 Victoria Australia



Collection description

The Japanese collection generally has been in existence only since the 1960s, and the Japanese Rare and Special Collection is still very small.Mostly [woodblock] printed books from the Edo period to the Meiji period. It is continually being added to according to research needs and as funding allows.

Access to bibliographic data

Online catalogues

How can researchers gain access to the material?

Contact the librarian in advance of your visit. The Japanese Rare and Special Collection is held under the care of Special Collections and so their opening hours and terms of use must be considered.

Is reproduction of the material permitted ?

Please consult the desk staff at the Special Collections reading room.