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Recommended reference sources
General nursing history texts
Biographies of nurses and midwives
Browse the ANMF (Vic Branch) Library History collection
Aboriginal nurses' experiences
Australian Nursing and Midwifery History Project
The ANMHP is hosted by the Department of Nursing at the University of Melbourne. It includes a biographical register, details of historic nursing organisations, and reference sources.
Encyclopaedia of Australian Science database
Features information about individuals, organisations, societies, institutions, and industries, including several biographies of Australian nurses and midwives.
Includes digitised photos, uniforms, and ephemera from a range of Victorian libraries, archives, museums and historical societies. eHive
is another, similar resource.