Media Centre For more detailed information, images and interviews please contact: Media & Communications Recent media releases Subject Show AllAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState LibrarianShow AllAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState Librarian Subject Search Reset All ‘Great Expectations’ State Librarian Wednesday, 7 February 2018 NSW State Librarian John Vallance announces Sydney’s first Charles Dickens international conference. National Biography Award 2018 Awards Tuesday 12 December 2017 Entries are now open for Australia’s richest prize for biographical writing and memoir. Library champions celebrated Awards Wednesday 6 December 2017 Six outstanding library champions were recognised last night. What’s got us tweeting? Recent media stories Thursday 30 November 2017 Australia’s first social media archive goes public! The world’s greatest natural history artist Exhibitions Friday 17 November 2017 New web experience celebrating the luminous work of botanical artist Ferdinand Bauer. UNESCO recognises colossal images Recent media stories 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 Fellowships Friday 20 October 2017 Professor Grace Karskens has been awarded the prestigious $75,000 Coral Thomas Fellowship. Artist Wendy Sharpe to record landmark transformation Recent media stories 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. 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.