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Where do I start? Discover the State Library

Thursday 8 February 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

For the first-time user. Come along and as us your questions.

eResources for Researchers: History & Literature Sources

Thursday 15 February 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Designed for the experienced researcher of history and/or literature.

Starting Family Research at the State Library

Thursday 22 February 2018 - 10:30am to 12pm

Family history can reveal surprising and sometimes moving lost stories that enhance an individual's understand of who they are. 

Out of the Vaults: Around the Globe

Thursday 22 February 2018 - 1:30pm to 3pm

The depiction of the earth as a three-dimensional globe provides a realistic and tactile view of the physical layout of the world. The oldest known surviving globe dates back to 150 AD but production increased rapidly between around 1500 and 1900, these globes were not used as navigational tools but as a representation of contemporary knowledge.

An Anatomy of a Map

Wednesday 21 March 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

This hands-on workshop will show a variety of maps from the Library's extensive collections.

Preserving your Family History: Letters and Diaries

Thursday 12 April 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

A seminar dedicated to the long-term care of documentation such as letters and diaries.

NSW Seniors Festival special event: Herbals & Flower Books

Friday 13 April 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Learn about and view some of the Library's original and facsimile editions of these beautifully illustrated books. 

Where do I start? Discover the State Library

Thursday 3 May 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

For the first time user. Come along and ask us your questions.