Special Collections
Rare Books and Prints

Greig Smith Social Work History Collection

The Greig Smith Social Work History Collection consists of early works on social welfare and social work. It includes books, journals and pamphlets published from the 1890s to the 1950s, as well as bound sets of serials such as Charity Organisation Review and The Family.

See: Paul Anderson, The Greig Smith social work history collection: a bibliography and guide, Melbourne: Baillieu Library, University of Melbourne and the Citizens Welfare Association of Victoria, 1987.

Access and Availability

This collection is not catalogued but a contents list is available. Material may be accessed through the Cultural Collections Reading Room in the Baillieu Library. Requests for material can be made online prior to visiting the reading room. To request material, please use our online request form.

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