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Entries are now open for the 2017 National Biography Award.
On 5 December 2016 we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the publication of Gumnut Babies.
Nominations are now open for Australia's only award for humour writing - The Russell Prize for Humour Writing.
Nominations for our Inclusion Advisory Committee are open until Sunday 11 December.
The Library recently acquired an original collage and mixed media artwork by Martin Sharp.
This beautiful 12 inch table globe recently purchased by the Library is one of the earliest globes to record all three of Cook’s voyages.
The Library has recently acquired a watercolour by Thomas Rowlandson, satirical artist of Georgian England.
A significant addition to the Library’s collection of colonial art.
This beautiful edition of Strabo’s ‘kolossourgia’, or colossal work, published with commentary by Isaac Casaubon, has been acquired for the Library’s collections.
Get up close and personal with rare collection items relating to the history of Sydney language. Be one of the lucky few to lay eyes on these records rarely seen by the public.
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