We are open on ANZAC Day from 1pm to 5pm. See our ANZAC Day opening hours for more details.

Friends of the State Library

Join the Friends

Join the Friends and enjoy a wealth of benefits and special access to our renowned collections through member events, exhibitions and publications. 

Renew your Friends membership

Are you already a Friend? Log in to view your details and renew your membership

Benefits for Friends of the Library

Friends enjoy exclusive access to the Friends Room, annual subscription to the Library’s quarterly magazine, discounts at events, the Library shop and café.

Events for Friends of the Library

Enjoy exclusive Friends events including private exhibition viewings, film screenings, workshops and specialist talks across literature, art, photography, history and contemporary issues.  

Friends Room

The magnificent Friends room is on the ground floor of the historic Mitchell Library building.