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 State Librarian Show AllAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState Librarian Search Reset All New display showcases street photography of Jon Lewis Exhibitions Monday, 6 March 2017 A series of 20 beautiful black and white streets portraits go on public display for the first time for Multicultural March. Major announcement Recent media stories Tuesday, 31 January 2017 NSW State Library secures $15 million in private donations for new world-class galleries. Entries now open for the NSW Premier's History Awards 2017 Awards Monday, 27 February 2017 A total of $75,000 in prize money will be presented to the winners at an awards ceremony in September 2017. Artists reimagine Max Dupain's Sunbaker in new exhibition Exhibitions Friday, 17 February 2017 Presented by the Australian Centre for Photography (ACP) in partnership with the State Library of NSW - opens tomorrow. Shortlist announced for Australia's most prestigious business literature prize Awards Wednesday, 15 February 2017 Books about media mogul Hector Crawford, Norway’s oil industry, and Wall Street’s First African American millionaire among the contenders. Australia’s first literary work & first female writer recognised Acquisitions and rare documents Wednesday, 8 February 2017 Celebrated poet Dorothea Mackellar will become the first Australian woman writer to be honoured by UNESCO. Celebrating the Sydney Harbour Bridge turning 85 Recent media stories Thursday, 19 January 2017 Hours of unedited historic interviews with the fascinating people who built the iconic landmark. Library Council of NSW appointments Library Council Friday, 16 December 2016 President of the Library Council of NSW the Hon George Souris AM has welcomed the appointment of Ms Jane Garling and Ms Terri Janke to the Library Council of NSW. 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.