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Cultural Collections: turning a new page

Visions unravels the story behind a fragment of the Gutenberg Bible, recently purchased as part of the University of Melbourne's Cultural Collections.  The Gutenberg Bible was the first book to ever be printed and represented a major step in the democratisation of knowledge.

More information

You can find out all about the University of Melbourne's Cultural Collections at http://www.unimelb.edu.au/culturalcollections/.

Credits

Produced by Lyn Toh & Katherine Smith
Camera by Pete Garnish (Production Video)
Editing by Rob Cross

With thanks to Mr Philip Kent, University Librarian
Special thanks to the Cultural Collections Committee.