Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Collections Level 2 & 3 @ ERC + Rare Music @ Special Collections, 3rd floor, Baillieu Library

One of the leading music libraries in Australia, the Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Collection is one of a number of University of Melbourne libraries and is open to students and staff of all faculties. The collections are diverse and comprehensive and include books, musical scores, journals, sound and video recordings, and a library of solo, chamber, orchestral and choral performing materials. For information on locating music scores, see Finding Music Scores.

Location:

Level 3
Eastern Resource Centre
Parkville

Floor plan:

ERC Library Level 3 Floor Plan (PDF)

Opening hours:

Eastern Resource Centre Opening Hours

Photocopying:

Eastern Resource Centre.

Collection code Collection name Description
Music CE Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Collected Editions Collected editions are important editions of historically significant music which includes works by composers from the 12th to the 20th centuries. This collection is for use in the library only.
Location: ERC/LHDML - collection divided between Levels 2 and 3.
Music High Use Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library High Use Collection

The Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library high use collection contains high use books and journals, scores, sound recordings and course notes. They are available for two hour or overnight loan as indicated on the catalogue record.

Location: ERC/LHDML Service Point, Level 3.
Music AVPD Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Records (LP's) LP records can be listened to in the library only. These are requested at the ERC/LHDML Service Point or by sending an email to LHDMusic-Library@unimelb.edu.au detailing requester name - LP title - call number and date required.
Music CD Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library compact disc The Compact Disc collection is available for loan to staff and students of the University of Melbourne. These are requested at the ERC/LHDML Service Point or by sending an email to LHDMusic-Library@unimelb.edu.au detailing requester name - CD title - call number and date required. The loan period is 7 days unless otherwise indicated on the catalogue record
Music RB Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library - Rare Music Collection


The Rare Music Collection (one the of the University’s Special Collections) includes manuscript and printed music, books about music, archival collections, concert programs and ephemera. These items require retrieval by staff and time of delivery depends on location.

Items are only available for viewing in the Reading Room, Level 3, Baillieu Library and are not for loan.

To request access, please log on to Aeon and complete the relevant request form. 

You will be contacted when your material is ready for viewing.

Music RBF Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library - Rare Music Collection Folios
Music RBEF Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library - Rare Music Collection Elephant Folios
Music Store RB Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library - Rare Music Collection Store

Building Number:171
Extra directions: Level 2 & 3
Campus Map Reference:J 19