Blogs

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Videos from NSW Fair Trading

Find videos about consumer issues from NSW Fair Trading

Where to live: A.B.C. Guide to Sydney & Suburbs

A recently digitised book in the Library’s collections offers are rich resource for information about Sydney’s diverse suburbs and their characteristics from 100 years ago. 

Family Drug Support online

A new interactive online resource designed specifically to support families struggling to deal with drug and alcohol problems.

Family fun at the BIG Library

We’re excited to launch a NEW family program in 2018. Come and join us on the last Sunday of the month - beginning in February!

 

New Disability Inclusion Action Plan and Accessibility Guide

The Library has partnered with its Inclusion Advisory Committee to produce new versions of its Disability Inclusion Action Plan 2016-19 and Accessibility Guide.  

Marriage equality

Same-sex marriage is now legal in Australia.

Hula girls and teddy bears

Red Cross posters tell many stories.

Cataloguing the Max Dupain Exhibition Negative Archive

Volunteers have completed the rehousing of almost 29,000 negatives with 2 librarians cataloguing the images.

Big little books

Come see the World’s Largest Atlas during the school holidays.

Revolutionary Times

The Library celebrates traditional collections while embracing the digital age of changing technology. 

National Domestic Violence Order Scheme

New laws have been introduced nationwide to improve the protection of domestic violence victims.

Get into the spirit sans spirits!

Cutting back on or avoiding drinking at social events doesn’t need to be a bore.

Brunch with the State Librarian

Hear State Librarian, Dr John Vallance interviewed on ABC Weekends.