Monash University Library presents an interesting program of exhibitions showcasing the breadth and quality of its collections. Fragile and valuable materials from the Rare Books Collection are most often featured. Through the accompanying virtual exhibitions you can view highlights of the items online, even those from past exhibitions.

The exhibitions are held at Level 1, ISB wing, Sir Louis Matheson Library on the Clayton campus.

Judging a book by its cover

Judging a book by its cover

26 June - 30 September 2014

An exhibition of dust jackets from the Rare Books Collection.

Caption: A dramatic dust wrapper designed by John Fairleigh in 1939