Media Centre For more detailed information, images and interviews please contact: Media & Communications Recent media releases Subject Show AllAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState LibrarianShow AllAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState Librarian Subject Search Reset All The world’s greatest natural history artist Exhibitions New web experience celebrating the luminous work of botanical artist Ferdinand Bauer. Botanical Inspirations Friday 17 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018Free Exhibition On show in the Amaze Gallery, a selection of works related to artist Ferdinand Bauer. UNESCO recognises colossal images Recent media stories Tuesday 31 October 2017 The world’s largest glass plate negatives of Sydney Harbour just been added to International Memory of the World Register. 2018 Coral Thomas Fellowship winner Fellowships Friday 20 October 2017 Professor Grace Karskens has been awarded the prestigious $75,000 Coral Thomas Fellowship. Artist Wendy Sharpe to record landmark transformation Recent media stories Saturday, 30 September 2017 The award-winning Australian artist is set to record the first major building work in the historic Mitchell Building in over 50 years. Entries now open Awards Wednesday, 27 September 2017 The State Library is calling for entries in the 14th Ashurst Business Literature Prize. Winners announced Awards Friday 1 September 2017 State Library announces the 2017 NSW Premier’s History Awards, offering $75,000 in prize money. Shortlist announced for 2017 NSW Premier’s History Awards Awards Thursday 24 August 2017 The works of today’s leading Australian historians have been shortlisted for the 2017 NSW Premier's History Awards. 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.