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Recent media releases

‘Great Expectations’

Wednesday, 7 February 2018
NSW State Librarian John Vallance announces Sydney’s first Charles Dickens international conference.

National Biography Award 2018

Tuesday 12 December 2017
Entries are now open for Australia’s richest prize for biographical writing and memoir.

Library champions celebrated

Wednesday 6 December 2017
Six outstanding library champions were recognised last night.

What’s got us tweeting?

Thursday 30 November 2017
Australia’s first social media archive goes public!

The world’s greatest natural history artist

Friday 17 November 2017
New web experience celebrating the luminous work of botanical artist Ferdinand Bauer.

UNESCO recognises colossal images

Tuesday 31 October 2017
The world’s largest glass plate negatives of Sydney Harbour just been added to International Memory of the World Register.

2018 Coral Thomas Fellowship winner

Friday 20 October 2017
Professor Grace Karskens has been awarded the prestigious $75,000 Coral Thomas Fellowship. 

Artist Wendy Sharpe to record landmark transformation

Saturday, 30 September 2017
The award-winning Australian artist is set to record the first major building work in the historic Mitchell Building in over 50 years.

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