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Library Adventures

Uncover the surprising stories and spaces of the State Library of NSW  in a carefully crafted adventure tailored for  all ages.

group of children on a tour
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A day's picnic at Clark Island

Students respond imaginatively, creatively and critically to a richly detailed historical painting of Sydney's colonial past.

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In the frame

Engage with the Library’s amazing photography collection and create your own photographic works.

in the frame photography workshop
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Research skills for problem based learning

Develop the research skills needed to explore challenging questions and ideas and to think critically about information at your fingertips. 

Research skills for problem based learning
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Seeking Shakespeare

Discover one of the greatest writers of all time and uncover the little known, unexplored treasures in our extensive collection.

Seeking Shakespeare
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The Wonderful Large Wild Man

Students respond to a narrative about the capture of The Wonderful Large Wild Man, composing a range of texts including a ballad, doggerel verse, list poem and broadsheet. 

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A Town Named War Boy

See first hand the WWI soldiers diaries which inspired A Town Named War Boy  and take part in an interactive drama workshop with the Australian Theatre for Young .

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