The Mater Library

The present Mater Library is the result of the James Fletcher Hospital's (Mental Health) relocation to the Calvary Mater site at Waratah (Newcastle, NSW).


Merger of previous James Fletcher educational resources with those of the previous Calvary Mater Library, i.e. Psychiatry/Mental Health, Oncology/Palliative Care, General Medicine.

Historical items include - strait jackets, ECT machines, prints and photographs of the James Fletcher site as a military barracks in the 1800s.