Grainger Museum, Melbourne

Zona de identificação

Identificador

daa/391

Forma autorizada do nome

Grainger Museum, Melbourne

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nome

Outra(s) forma(s) do nome

  • Grainger Museum Archive
  • Special Collections and Grainger Museum, University of Melbourne

Tipo

  • Universidade

Zona de contacto

 

Dr Heather Gaunt primary contact

Tipo

Endereço

Endereço

Gate 13, Royal Parade, Parkville

Localidade

Melbourne

Região

Victoria

Nome do país

Código Postal

3010

Telefone

03 8344 5270

Fax

Nota

área de descrição

história

The Grainger Museum - the only purpose-built autobiographical museum in Australia - is home to a wonderful collection of art, photographs, costumes, music scores and instruments acquired by Percy Grainger, an icon of twentieth century Australian musical culture.

contexto cultural e geográfico

The Museum is on the University of Melbourne's Parkville campus in Melbourne, Victoria.

Mandatos/Fontes de autoridade

The Museum was established by Percy Grainger in conjunction with the University of Melbourne, with the University providing the site and ongoing management and Percy providing the building and some funding.

estrutura administrativa

The Museum forms part of the Special Collections and Grainger Museum unit within University Services.

Políticas de gestão e entrada de documentos

The Museum does not actively collect however, in rare circumstances, material may be purchased or received as donation.

Prédios

The Museum faces Royal Parade, Parkville. There is an additional store in Brunswick and staff offices are at the Baillieu Library at the University of Melbourne. Public access is only via the Museum on Royal Parade or via the Reading Room, level 3 of the Baillieu Library.

Acervos documentais

The archives are the collected papers of Percy Grainger. They relate both to Percy Grainger and were collected by him about others. There are also several smaller collections acquired later by the Museum and consistent with the Museum's objectives.

Instrumentos de pesquisa, guias e publicações

See our website for access to the catalouge: http://grainger.unimelb.edu.au

área de acesso

horário de funcionamento

The Museum is open 12 noon to 4 pm every day except Saturdays, public and University holidays.

The archives can be ordered from the Reading Room website http://library.unimelb.edu.au/readingroom where they will made available for use.

Condição de acesso e uso

Access to the Museum is free.
Access to the archival collection is via the Reading Room (see http://library.unimelb.edu.au/readingroom ) and is also without charge.
Researchers using the archival collection will be required to register and order material via our online ordering system (https://aeon.unimelb.edu.au/).

Acessibilidade

área de serviços

serviços de pesquisa

The Museum does not provide a research service. Where detailed research is required, researchers can order material and view these in the Reading Room or engage a private records agent/researcher to undertake the work on their behalf.

serviços de reprodução

The Museum does not provide a general copying service. Where digitising items requested by researchers is in the interest of the collection, these may be approved for copying. Fees will apply.

Áreas públicas

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Regras ou convenções utilizadas

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Nível de detalhe

Datas de criação, revisão ou eliminação

Revised 13 April 2018

Línguas e escritas

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Notas de manutenção

Pontos de acesso

Pontos de acesso

  • Arts and Culture (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Travel and Exploration (Thematic area)
  • Área de transferência

Contacto principal

Gate 13, Royal Parade, Parkville
Melbourne, Victoria 3010