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Asian Libraries in Melbourne (ALIM) is a collaborative venture between Monash University and University of Melbourne libraries. By sharing resources and expertise and jointly developing collections, ALIM facilitates access to Asian materials in Melbourne libraries and provides an enhanced service to researchers and students.

Please see ALIM brochure (pdf 11MB) for further details.

ALIM Projects

·         ALIM : Guide to Asia-Related Resources

·         Asian Studies subscription databases - list of Asian Studies databases subscribed to by Australian research libraries

·         Asian Language Resources in Victorian Public Libraries - information about Asian language resources in all Melbourne public libraries

·         Asian Language Resources in Victorian Academic Libraries - information about Asian language resources in all Victorian academic libraries

·         Asian Architecture : China, Japan, and Korea 

·         Architectural Conservation in East Asia

·         Publications and presentations by ALIM members (pdf 547kb)

·         ALIM Joint Exhitition 2014
exhibition Monash University Library exhibition University of Melbourne Library

Library Guides by ALIM members

Monash University

·         Asian Collections

·         Chinese studies

·         Indonesian studies

·         Japanese studies

·         Korean studies

·         MCJLE (Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education) Collection


The University of Melbourne

·         Arabic and Islamic Studies

·         Asian Studies

·         Chinese Studies

·         East Asian Collection

·         Indonesian Studies

·         Japanese Studies

·         Learning Chinese

·         Taiwan Studies

Useful Links

·         Asian Library Resources of Australia (ALRA)
formerly the East Asian Library Resources Group of Australia (EALRGA)

·         Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA)

·         Chinese Studies Association of Australia  (CSAA)

·         Japanese Studies Association of Australia  (JSAA)

·         Korean Studies Association of Australasia  (KSAA)

·         Libraries Australia

·         Trove

Go to:
Asian Collections (Monash University)
East Asian Collection (The University of Melbourne)

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