Dunstan Collection - Conditions of Access

The Dunstan Collection is available to all bona fide scholars. The collection can be searched from the main Collection page.

At the request of Mr Dunstan, a Committee of Review has been appointed to consider individual applications to use the collection.

Applications to use the Collection should be made in writing or by email to the Metadata and Specials Librarian, who will refer applications to the Committee of Review. The application should specify the name of the applicant, the scope and focus of their research, and the purpose that they will use the research for including any intended publication and any other related factors to support their application.

Successful applicants will be advised of suitable times and dates for using the Collection. Access is usually available from 10.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 4.00pm or by appointment, Monday to Friday. Applicants must sign for the files they use. A check will be made of the number of pieces in each file before and after use.

Copying will be allowed in accordance with the provisions of the Copyright Act 1968 as amended. One copy of each item may be made for research and study. The applicant is responsible for seeking the approval of the copyright owner if use is to be made of the papers in any publication or if they wish to make additional copies. All copying will be charged at the current price rate per page. Any publications in which the material is used must acknowledge The Dunstan Collection, Flinders University Library, as a source of information.