Topic: libraries

  1. Text Library

    April 28, 2016 How to best understand the libraries of The University of Sydney

    In 1852, before the appointment of any professors, the University of Sydney purchased a Greek-Latin lexicon among other volumes for the price of 100 pounds from local resident Reverend Dr Mackaen. The Lexico Graeco Latinum Novum is now symbolically recognised as the University’s first book. These days, the library has over 5 million volumes across […]