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Shortlists announced for 2016 NSW Premier’s History Awards

The Premier of NSW, the Hon Mike Baird MP announced the shortlist for the 2016 NSW Premier’s History Awards.

100 years of Red Cross donated

Australian Red Cross is donating 100 years of its NSW archive to the State Library of NSW.

2016 National Biography Award

Brenda Niall's gripping biography ‘Mannix’ has won the 2016 National Biography Award.

Ex Libris Alma, Primo, and Rosetta Go Live

With these three solutions, the library now offers its large user community a world-class discovery experience.

Prized history heads to Port Macquarie

State Library’s world-renowned collection heading to primary schools in Port Macquarie Wauchope.

New $40,000 award celebrates female scriptwriters

The State Library launches the inaugural Mona Brand Award for Women Stage and Screen Writers, the only award of its kind in Australia.

Today’s Indigenous voices to be heard loud and clear in the future!

State Library launches its landmark Indigenous Collecting Strategy

2016 National Biography Award shortlist

Six unique Australian stories shortlisted for the nation’s most prestigious biography prize.

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