Eastern Resource Centre Level 2

There are three collections available on ERC Level 2.

The Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Collection is one of the leading music libraries in Australia.  It 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.

The Visual and Performing Arts Collection is from the Lenton Parr Library (Southbank). It is located on ERC Level 2 temporarily while the Southbank Library is refurbished in 2018.  This collection consists of Reference and lending collections in visual arts, music, music theatre, dance, film and television, and theatre.  For information about these collections

The ERC DVD Collection is located in the north-east corner of level 2 and arranged by Dewey Decimal number. A small number of DVDs are, at the request of a lecturer, available for 3 hour use in the library only. This is indicated on the library catalogue, and these can be requested at the Service Desk on Level 3. A small collection of CD-ROMs and Video CDs is located beside the DVD collection.

Location:

Level 2
Eastern Resource Centre
Parkville

Floor plan:

ERC Library Level 2 Floor Plan (PDF)

Opening hours:

Eastern Resource Centre Opening Hours

Photocopying:

Eastern Resource Centre

Collection code Collection nameDescription
ERC Lvl 2 LP REFERC Level 2 Visual and Performing Arts ReferenceThe visual and performing arts reference collection consists of encyclopaedias, dictionaries, bibliographies, and other useful reference tools. This collection is not for loan. This collections is temporarily relocated here during the Southbank library refurbishment project.
ERC Lvl 2 LPERC Level 2 Visual and Performing Arts BooksThe main book collection consists primarily of items for loan. Note different loan periods may apply e.g. 7 day and overnight.  This collections is temporarily relocated here during the Southbank library refurbishment project.
ERC Lvl 2 LP PerERC Level 2 Lenton Parr Journals/PeriodicalsThe visual and performing arts journal/periodical collection. A-P available on open shelves. For titles P-Z ask at Service Desk Level 3. This collections is temporarily relocated here during the Southbank library refurbishment project.
ERC Lvl 2 LP ThesisERC Level 2 Lenton Parr ThesesTheses relating to Victorian College of the Arts are in cloaed access and for use in the library only.  Please ask at the Service Desk on Level 3.
ERC Lvl 2 LP CDERC Level 2 Lenton Parr Music CDsCDs from the Lenton Parr Library, Southbank.  Temporary location in 2018 during Southbank library refurbishment project.  Cases on shelves.  Ask at Service Desk on Level 3 for matching disc.
ERC Lvl 2 LP CD StackERC Level 2 Lenton Parr Music CDs StackLow use CDs from the Lenton Parr Library, Southbank.  Temporary location in 2018 during Southbank library refurbishment project.  Ask at Service Desk on Level 3 for retrieval of CDs.
ERC Lvl 2 LP VDiscERC Level 2 Lenton Parr Vinyl RecordingsVinyl Recordings from the Lenton Parr Library, Southbank.  Temporary location in 2018 during Southbank library refurbishment project.  Not For Loan. For Use in Library Only. 
Baillieu LP SpColl Baillieu Library Special Collections Reading Room, Level 3.

The Lenton Parr Special Collections are housed temporarily in the Baillieu Library Special Collections area.Items are only available for viewing in the Reading Room, Level 3, Baillieu Library and are not for loan.

Due to collection access changes during the Southbank Library refurbishment project, these items will be retrieved by staff every Wednesday. 


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.

For queries: lentonparr-library@lists.unimelb.edu.au.

Music REFLouise Hanson-Dyer Music Library ReferenceThe reference music collection consists of encyclopaedias, dictionaries, bibliographies, and other useful reference tools. This collection is not for loan
Music Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Books The main music book collection consists primarily of items for loan. Note different loan periods may apply e.g. 7 day and overnight.
Music DVD Louis Hanson-Dyer Music Library Digital Videodisc The DVD collection is available for loan to staff and students of the University of Melbourne. These titles are on open access on level 2 ERC and can be checked out on the DVD self-check machines. 
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 and is split between levels 2 and 3.
Music MinScoreP Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Miniature score The Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Miniature score collection consists primarily of pocket size scores for loan.
Music Score Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Score collection The Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Score collection consists primarily of music scores for loan.
Music P Louise Hanson-Dyer Music Library Periodicals (Journals) The journal collection contains items that are cited with a volume number, page number and year. These details are usually essential for locating material. Journals are arranged on the shelves alphabetically by title.
ERC DVDEastern Resource Centre DVDA large DVD collection including films, television series and documentaries. DVDs in the ERC DVD collection are available for 7 day loan.
ERC CD-ROMEastern Resource Centre CD-ROMScience and Engineering CD-ROMs including a small number of journal and conference proceedings
ERC VCDEastern Resource Centre Video CDA small collection of video cds are shelved at the end of the CD-ROMs

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