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The Archives of Sexuality & Gender database contains over 2 million documents that are about, or created by, the LGBTQ community.
Full-day seminars to help launch your family history research.
Indigenous Services was fortunate to visit Macquarie Regional Library in Dubbo to run a successful Connecting Culture: Tracing Ancestors Indigenous family history workshop.
Professor Jack Beetson kicked off this year's Talking Deadly speaker series with a great talk on the Literacy for Life Foundation's innovative adult literacy campaign.
The Library recently acquired thirteen colourful drawings on paper created by Alexander Burnett Hector, a distinctive Sydney individual who some would label as eccentric.
Anna Corkhill, Curator in the Library's Research and Discovery team, shares a collection of rare anarchist newspapers from the late 19th century.
Allegoria sull’impero Inglese (An allegory of the English Empire) is a fine example of persuasive cartography that adds to and complements the Library’s extensive map collection.
Senior Curator, Geoff Barker, shares a rare album of early Nauru photographs compiled by T. H. Cude.
Maggie Patton, Manager of the Library's Research and Discovery team, shares a rare religious text from the first half of the sixteenth century.
Award–winning author Ceridwen Dovey discusses her breakthruogh new novel, In the Garden of the Fugitives: a story of obsession, guilt and the power of the past to possess the present.
Louis Nowra and Stephen Sewell – two of Australia’s most accomplished, provocative and controversial playwrights – share their stories of surviving 40 years of Australian theatre making.
Curator Anna Corkhill reveals how publications once deemed unfit for public consumption came into the Library’s collections and what they tell us about society’s changing attitudes towards dissenting ideas.
Join cultural historian Warren Fahey as he delivers an eclectic romp through the social history of some of Sydney’s most famous neighbourhoods.
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