RACP History of Medicine Library


Welcome to the History of Medicine Library online catalogue.

The RACP History of Medicine Library collects material relating to Australasian medical history. The collection features unique items such as archives, photographs, diaries, and correspondence that focus on the lives and work of Australasian medical pioneers and practitioners, as well as rare books, medical and surgical instruments and artworks dating back to the 16th century : an outstanding resource for exploring the history of medicine in Australasia and beyond. 

The library welcomes all Fellows of the College to peruse our collection, and members of the public may visit by appointment during opening hours. - Please note that the Library is currently closed until further notice due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Contact the Librarian for specific requests by emailing library@racp.edu.au

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RACP History of Medicine Library 

145 Macquarie St, Sydney, NSW, 2000
Phone: 1300 MyRACP (1300 69 7227)
Overseas: +61 2 9256 5444


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