Rare Books, Special Collections & Archives

The University community has access to a wide range of special collections, including the Pacific and Theatre collections, the recorded history of the University and a wide array of rare and valuable books.

Rare Books & Special Collections

Rare Books & Special Collections houses the library's most valuable and vulnerable publications, including old and rare books, fine and limited editions, University of Adelaide publications and the specialist Pacific and Theatre collections.

Rare Books & Special Collections

University Archives

University Archives houses the recorded memory of the University, as captured in images and the written and spoken word. The University Archives collection dates back to the founding of the University in 1874.

University Archives