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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.

Sydney Morning Herald Photos1440

Saturday 25 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

The best published and unpublished work by Sydney Morning Herald photographers from 2016 to the present. 

Botanical Inspirations

Friday 17 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

On show in the Amaze Gallery, a selection of works related to artist Ferdinand Bauer.

What goes pop!

Saturday 2 September 2017 to Sunday 25 February 2018

A whistle-stop tour through some of the most important cultural changes of the 20th century.

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Tura Beach Library
2-14 December 2017

May Gibbs: celebrating 100 years (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 19 August 2017 to Thursday 16 May 2019

Tomaree & Narrandera Libraries
2-14 December 2017

What A Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Glasshouse, Port Macquarie
9 Februrary-1 April 2018

Tomorrow Wednesday 13th December, 2017

Sydney Morning Herald Photos1440

Saturday 25 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

The best published and unpublished work by Sydney Morning Herald photographers from 2016 to the present. 

Botanical Inspirations

Friday 17 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018

On show in the Amaze Gallery, a selection of works related to artist Ferdinand Bauer.

What goes pop!

Saturday 2 September 2017 to Sunday 25 February 2018

A whistle-stop tour through some of the most important cultural changes of the 20th century.

Australian Inspiration (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 21 January 2017 to Thursday 28 June 2018

Tura Beach Library
2-14 December 2017

May Gibbs: celebrating 100 years (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 19 August 2017 to Thursday 16 May 2019

Tomaree & Narrandera Libraries
2-14 December 2017

What A Life! Rock Photography by Tony Mott (On tour in NSW)

Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 30 December 2018

Glasshouse, Port Macquarie
9 Februrary-1 April 2018

Upcoming

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.

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 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.

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.

HSC Help! Awesome eresources for Legal Studies

Tuesday 16 January 2018 - 1pm to 2pm

Studying Legal Studies for the HSC? We’ll show you some awesome Legal Studies eresources.