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Campion obtains GK Chesterton original signed books

Campion obtains GK Chesterton original signed books

Keziah Van AardtCollege Librarian There is something elusively compelling about a book that is signed by its author. A handwritten signature is a very individual, personal touch on a printed book...

Library in Focus: do we still need pamphlets?

Library in Focus: do we still need pamphlets?

Keziah Van AardtCollege Librarian Are pamphlets worth preserving in an academic library such as Campion’s? While pamphlets are often small, cheaply printed, usually rather ‘dated’ and lacking in...

Library in Focus: Australian Literature at Campion

Library in Focus: Australian Literature at Campion

Keziah Van AardtCollege Librarian The Library at Campion College contains an extensive literature collection, including a significant number of Australian literary works. As Australian literature is...

Library in Focus: Classical texts at Campion

Library in Focus: Classical texts at Campion

Keziah Van AardtCollege Librarian Walking through the library, one’s eye is caught by the rows of little red and green volumes flanking the door to the study space and special collections at the...

Library in Focus: The World of Edmund Campion

Library in Focus: The World of Edmund Campion

The Campion library’s special collection, the 'World of Edmund Campion' contains over 700 volumes covering the period of Recusant Catholicism from the Reformation up to the mid-19th century. The...