Find project updates, news and announcements below:
Monday. 29 January 2018
We’re turning the Library inside out so that you can experience our most remarkable treasures when the Michael Crouch Galleries open later this year!
Thursday, 21 December 2017
The development application for the Library's accessible entrance has been lodged and is available on the City of Sydney website.
Monday, 2 October 2017
Wendy Sharpe, one of Australia’s leading contemporary artists, records the $15 million transformation of the historic Mitchell Building.
Thursday, 14 September 2017
The State Library’s the first major building work in over 50 years is about to get underway in the historic Mitchell building, following Heritage Council and City of Sydney approval.
Monday, 24 April 2017
The number of people visiting the State Library of NSW is at an all-time high, with the renowned Mitchell Library Reading Room
1 February 2017
The State Library has just secured $15 million in private funding to establish new public galleries and a learning space in the historic Mitchell Library.
3 January 2017
The City of Sydney has approved the State Library's development application. Their decision is available on the City of Sydney website.
15 November 2016
Learn more about what is proposed, ask questions and provide feedback at our community information session.
14 October 2016
Proposed Mitchell rooftop restaurant announced as one of the ideas considered for NSW Government Macquarie Street revitalisation.
29 July 2016
The development application for some of these works has been lodged and is available on the City of Sydney website.