Below are our most commonly asked questions about the Library' services.

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Can the Library help me research my assignment?

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Where can I find information about preservation of old books?

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How can I access the Library's collection from interstate or overseas?

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How do I request items with 'various' call numbers?

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Can the Library value an item for me?

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I have found an item in your catalogue, how can I access it online?

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Can I buy a book from the National Library of Australia?

Two men browsing the card catalogue at Baillieu Library
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How do I catalogue my collection of books, music etc?

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How do I find miniature books in the NLA collection?

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Does the Library supervise exams?