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Not your average day at the office

September 30th 2016

We are delighted to contribute to a partnership between DL Piper and Gardeners Road Public School. 

HSC study tips

September 28th 2016

Are you one of the 69,350 students starting exams?

Meet the Griffins @ Griffith City Library

September 23rd 2016

A guest post by Pam Young  from Western Riverina Libraries, Griffith.

Internship Reflections - Marc Smith at Indigenous Services

September 23rd 2016

Marc Smith, a student at the University of Technology Sydney, shared his experience of his time as an intern with Indigenous Services

WriteOn! 2016

September 23rd 2016

Celebrating the writing skills of primary school students from around NSW.

Convicts embarking for Botany Bay

September 22nd 2016

The Library has recently acquired a watercolour by Thomas Rowlandson, satirical artist of Georgian England. 

A look back at Census

September 20th 2016

We trolled through our collection of digitised NSW Government Gazette to look at Census from the past.

Artists' books by Alex Byrne

September 15th 2016

When the Library said goodbye to Alex Byrne on Friday, he deposited four of his artists’ books with the Library.

Shakespeare's First Folio goes on tour

September 14th 2016

As part of the State Library’s Shakespeare 400 celebrations, Shakespeare’s First Folio visited Dubbo and Kiama libraries.

Special guests in the Library

September 14th 2016

The Governor and Mrs Hurley visit the Library.

Bringing a rare herbal back to life

September 2nd 2016

Read about the conservation treatment this rare book received in preparation for our Planting Dreams exhibition.

Nura Gili students visit at the State Library

August 31st 2016

Students from Nura Gili -Indigenous Programs Unit (University of New South Wales), visited the State Library to engage with some of the Library's Indigenous original collections.

FAR Out! brings it home

August 23rd 2016

FAR Out! has a total of 39 trips under its belt. The most recent, to the Tenterfield region, was one that reminded us of all the reasons why this program is so valued.

Collaboration with the Dharriwaa Elders Group

August 23rd 2016

The Indigenous Services team visited the Dharriwaa Elders Group in Walgett to talk about Indigenous collecting.