Research Victoria's primary and secondary schools, text books and readers, past exams and results, curricula
State Library Victoria has a large collection of Victorian school yearbooks and magazines.
The best first step, if you have a specific school in mind, is to search the catalogue for the school name and select 'Journals & newspaper titles' on the dropdown to specifically find yearbooks and magazines.
Some sample magazines and yearbooks that we hold are:
Also see Bibliography of Victorian school publications held by the State Library of Victoria: alphabetical list by place (1996) by Sally Murdoch.
If you would like to see a more general overview of what we have, you can also search for 'high school periodicals' or 'primary school periodicals'. Below are some sample searches:
Sometimes a school does issue a magazine on a regular basis, and sometimes a yearbook will actually be called a 'magazine', so it's worth having a look at a particular item if you are not sure.
Moorabbin School, 1111, Grade 6, 1936 H2008.12/95
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