Level 5, Morris Miller Library, Sandy Bay Campus, University of Tasmania
The Royal Society of Tasmania Collection: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Collections
The mission of the Royal Society of Tasmania is “The advancement of knowledge” and its priorities are:
The Royal Society of Tasmania (RST) Library is maintained by the UTAS Library. The Collection – some of which is held in the restricted-access Rare Room and some on open-access shelves - comprises a diverse range of approximately 7000 books and 1600 journal titles, the oldest printed book (c1472) in Tasmania, early maps and many 19th century private family deposit collections
By appointment only - Monday - Wednesday 10.00am - 12.30pm & 1.30pm -5.00pm
Thursday, Friday & Public Holidays - Closed
When accessing materials from the Special and Rare Collections you will need to agree to and sign the conditions on the Consultation Form https://www.utas.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/937111/special-rare-consult-write.pdf . You will also need to provide photo ID.