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  1. An unexpected discovery: Peeling back the layers in the Old Quad

    Photography of large interior room with orange carpet and high arched windows

    During the refurbishment of Old Quadrangle’s North Annex from 2017 to 2019, the architecture of the original library was revealed along with two pieces of linoleum …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2021/12/20/an-unexpected-discovery-peeling-back-the-layers-in-the-old-quad

  2. Intern Conversations: Allegra McCormack and Larika Desai

    Table with albums full of faded newspaper clippings

                                                              Nguyen, Thu. Allegra (left) and Larika (right) at International House. 2021   Allegra McCormack and Larika Desai met through their Museums and Collections Project Program …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2021/12/09/intern-conversations-allegra-mccormack-and-larika-desai

  3. Australia Discovered with Australian Wildflowers

    Nasim Koohkesh Australia has a significant diversity of wild plants and nature, so I used the title of ‘wildflowers’ to search the Shell Historical Archive for …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2021/10/19/australia-discovered-with-australian-wildflowers

  4. Archiving HIV/AIDS in Melbourne

    Adapted from an article by Michael Graf and Russell Walsh Michael in UMA Bulletin : News from the University of Melbourne Archives : Issue 35, December 2014. The full article is available here.  Collections …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2021/09/17/archiving-hiv-aids-in-melbourne

  5. Would you like to help us improve our website?

    Martin Waldseemüller, Tabvla Nova Asia Minoris, 1513, Rare Maps, University of Melbourne

    We’re looking to update and improve our website and need your help! Do you have 5 minutes to take a quick test of our new web …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2021/09/17/would-you-like-to-help-us-improve-our-website

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