Tours History and Heritage Tour Join us to discover the architectural features of both the historic Mitchell Library and the Macquarie Street building. Monday to Friday at 10.30 am for one hour. No bookings required. Visit the Shakespeare Room Visit the Shakespeare Room in the Mitchell Library on the Ground Floor. Open on Tuesdays from 10am to 4pm. No bookings required. For Students: how to use the Library Students will learn how to make the most of the Library’s collections and resources including how to use the Library’s catalogues and develop search strategies. Teachers, book early for your students. For visiting international librarians and archivists For visitors from overseas, join one of our tours or contact us before your visit to organise tours or meetings for small or large groups. Group Tours We're transforming the historic Mitchell building and are currently not taking group bookings. Please contact us to be given a priority booking in 2018. Related content Plan your visit Everything you need to know to plan your day at the Library. Opening hours Opening hours for the reading rooms, galleries, cafe, Shop and other spaces around the Library. Curio Take a self guided tour using the Curio app and get up close with rare artifacts in our exhibitions and collections, and discover the fascinating stories behind the Mitchell Library direct from your mobile device. What's On Find out all the latest exhibitions and events here.