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Mitchell Library Reading Room temporarily closed Tuesday 12 December 2017. More info 

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Today Tuesday 12th December, 2017

Author talk: No Front Line

Tuesday 12 December 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Chris Masters will talk about how his new book No Front Line gives voice to Australia's Special Forces and takes us to the centre of some of the fiercest combat Australia has ever experienced while providing the most intimate examination of what it is like to be a member of this country's elite fighting forces.

Upcoming

Sydney Festival 2018: Coastal Sydney

Saturday 6 January 2018 - 1:30pm to 3pm

Michael Ingrey a founding member of the Library’s Indigenous Advisory group will join librarian and curator Ronald Briggs to discuss and display archival material documenting the long and unbroken presence of Aboriginal people living in coastal Sydney.

Sydney Festival 2018: A History of Bennelong Point

Saturday 13 January 2018 - 1:30pm to 3pm

Using personal papers, photographs and architectural plans Melissa Jackson will explore the history of this famous landmark of Sydney Harbour.

Laughter in the Library: I’m All Right Jack

Sunday 14 January 2018 - 2pm to 3:45pm

A laugh-out-loud comedy with a satirical edge, lampooning the then burning issue of industrial relations.

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for English

Monday 15 January 2018 - 11am to 12pm

Studying Standard, Advanced or Extension English for the HSC? We’ll show you some awesome English eresources.

Free Kids Tours

Monday 15 January 2018 - 11am to Thursday 25 January 2018 - 12pm

Discover our amazing and unexpected collection items and the people who collected them in this tour for kids.

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for Society & Culture

Monday 15 January 2018 - 1pm to 2pm

Studying Society & Culture for the HSC? We’ll show you some awesome Society & Culture eresources.

Aura Parker Author/Illustrator Workshop

Tuesday 16 January 2018 - 10am to 11am

Meet author/illustrator Aura Parker and try some of her clever drawing tricks.

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for History

Tuesday 16 January 2018 - 11am to 12pm

Studying Modern, Ancient or Extension History for the HSC? We’ll also show you some awesome history eresources.