Rare Books

Romance Fiction Collection

The Romance Fiction Collection is a comprehensive collection of paper-back fiction by Australian and New Zealand - as well as British and American - romance novelists published from the 1960s up until the present by publishers such as Mills and Boon, Silhouette and the Women’s Weekly Library.

Access and Availability

Prior to 2008 the collection is not catalogued online, but a list is available. See The Romantic Fiction Collection

Titles added to the collection from 2008 are catalogued directly onto the University of Melbourne's online catalogue.

Material held in the Rare Books collections can 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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