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 Major announcement Recent media stories Tuesday, 31 January 2017 NSW State Library secures $15 million in private donations for new world-class galleries. 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. Over 150 years of government records digitised Recent media stories Thursday, 3 November 2016 Over one million pages of historic NSW Government Gazettes now available online - for free! From Nimbin to New York Recent media stories Thursday, 27 October 2016 State Library released 75 hours of colourful interviews with Nimbin locals to take the collection global. Today’s Indigenous voices to be heard loud and clear in the future! Recent media stories State Library launches its landmark Indigenous Collecting Strategy 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. Indigenous languages project maps 100 year-old data Recent media stories New interactive experiment that uses 100 year-old survey data to map the location and meaning of Indigenous Australian place names across the country. Australia’s own Shakespeare now online! Recent media stories Shakespeare fans can now read Australia’s only original copy of the first publication of the Bard’s plays, online. 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.