Fox, Len (1996), 'Australians on the Left’, Marrickville, New South Wales: Southwood Press.
Healy, Evelyn (1993), 'Artist of the Left’, Sydney, New South Wales: Left Book Club.
Shaw, Roderick (1961), 'Half a mountain and the last of a town’, Melbourne, Victoria: Overland 20 (autumn 1961), pp 12-16 (illus. by author).
Information sourced from Riddler, Eric.
Shaw, Roderick (1945), 'Art Review: Sydney Group’, Sydney, New South Wales: Progress 18, 08-18.
Smith, Bernard (1946), 'Artist of the Month: Roderick Shaw’, Sydney, New South Wales: Progress, March, pp 52-53.
Stein, Harry (1996), 'From the Barn on the Hill to Edwards & Shaw’, Sydney: State Library of New South Wales.
'PICMAN’, Sydney, New South Wales: Mitchell Library, State Library of NSW (detailed list of Shaw material ML PXD 836).
Shaw, Roderick (et al) (1989), 'The Windsor group, 1935-1945’, Collaroy, New South Wales: Edwards & Shaw.
Merewether, Charles (ed.) (1984), 'Art & social commitment: an end to the city of dreams, 1931-1948’, Sydney, New South Wales: Art Gallery of New South Wales (catalogue).
(1992), '[obituary]’, Sydney Morning Herald, 12-08.
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