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A home among the plum trees

A little notebook rescued from the Mittagong tip paints a picture of Sydney suburban life in the early 1900s.

Drawing to a close

Discover how an artist followed in the inspiring footsteps of a botanist rescued from a tragic expedition in 1848.

Openbook magazine

Learn more about the Library’s new quarterly magazine about books, libraries, art & ideas.  

Top summer reads for kids

Whether your kids are looking for whacky tales or daring escapes, here are some awesome stories  to enjoy during the long lazy days of summer.

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