Guide to sources in the Library collection, with links to external collections and digitised collections.
The La Trobe Library holds the majority of the book collection relating to Indigenous Australians. The open access collection, which is located on Level 3 in the domed La Trobe Reading Room, holds a range of contemporary and historical works. Key collection areas are biography, contact history, social and political conditions, anthropology and archaeology
Items have been entered in the catalogue under both spellings: Koori and Koorie.
Some useful searches are:
Library collections include materials on individual peoples. Most have been catalogued as these examples show:
You can also do a keyword search using the name of a people for a broader search: