Media Centre For more detailed information, images and interviews please contact: Media & Communications Recent media releases Subject Subject Show All Awards Fellowships Exhibitions Library Council Ministerial media releases Acquisitions and rare documents Recent media stories Services Show AllAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServices Search Reset All Library stages historic WWI exhibition after 100 years! Exhibitions For the first time in almost 100 years an extraordinary series of hand-coloured First World War photographs will go on public display from 25 June 2016. Library champions celebrated Library Council The prestigious Honours of the Library Council of New South Wales for 2016 were announced at an awards ceremony last night. Prized Australian history heads to Grafton Services Captain Cook’s shoe buckle and a rare convict letter are among the extraordinary items from the State Library’s collection heading to primary schools in Grafton. Shakespeare First Folio heading to Kiama Acquisitions and rare documents Local Shakespeare fans can get up close and personal with Australia’s only original copy of the first publication of the Bard’s plays. New photographic displays Exhibitions Celebrates families of Aboriginal nations living in NSW Max Dupain’s entire photographic collection now in the Library Acquisitions and rare documents The State Library of NSW is now the proud custodian of Max Dupain’s entire body of work, having just acquired the famous Australian photographer’s extraordinary personal collection. New ‘look dater’ does detective work for family historians Recent media stories A unique photo‐dating tool – the first of its kind in Australia – is set to transform the way genealogists and family historians trace their ancestors. FAR Out! NSW Governor heading to Casino Services The Governor of NSW will be a surprise guest for 150 students at Casino Public School on 20 May 2016. Show more Past media releases Media Releases - 2015 Media Releases - 2014 Media Releases - 2013 Media Releases - 2012 Media kit Library Experts Are you looking for an expert to interview? Browse our expert profiles.