Exhbition name

Recent acquisitions 4

15 December 2005 to 31 March 2006

The fourth “Recent Acquisitions” exhibition Rare books has held, includes material acquired since 2001.



8 September to 25 November 2005

A selection of more than 120 items exemplifying the depth and diversity of the Asian language collections of Monash University Library. The exhibition showcases materials in three broad theme areas: political events and movements, popular and traditional culture, and women; and includes materials in a range of formats.

Sun books

Sun Books

1 June to 31 August 2005

An exhibition of publications produced by renowned Australian publishers of the 1960s and 70s, Sun Books.

"Joseph Stalin", cover illustration from The Australian Women’s Weekly, 12 May 1945.


16 March - 27 May 2005

Over 150 items were displayed, covering all aspects of Communism from the USSR, Britain, America, China, Indonesia, and Australia. Also featured was material on student activism and Vietnam, as well as anti-Communist publications from the 1930s to the 50s. The exhibition drew upon the wealth of pamphlet material held in the Rare Book Collection.