This large collection of bookplates was acquired from G.D. Perrottet, a collector and designer of bookplates, in 1966, and more have been acquired from various sources since. The collection contains approximately 70 archive boxesand 5 shelves of publications.
The bookplates are sorted and arranged in alphabetical files of artists and owners.
Several reference works, and monographs and periodicals on bookplates in various languages have been catalogued and can be found through FindIt@Flinders.
Indexes to the Australian and New Zealand Bookplate collection are available online:
Guide to the Index (including Technical symbols for bookplates)
A printed index to the Australian and New Zealand bookplates is also available.
The Australian portion of the index was compiled by Kathrin Miller.