Special Collections
Rare Books and Prints

Sophie Ducker Botany Collection

The Ducker Collection consists of books and serials from the library of distinguished Australian botanist, Dr Sophie Ducker (1909-2004). It numbers some 1200 volumes and is mainly comprised of works on botany, particularly marine botany.

Access and Availability

This collection is fully catalogued online. 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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