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What’s got us talking

Power and influence on the Cumberland Plain

Sydney’s colonial gentry built mansions, held lavish parties and amassed fortunes beyond the imagination of their English relations.

Argh! There's a Skeleton Inside You!

One of our librarians (and her four-year-old) explores Idan Ben-Barak and Julian Frost's journey inside the human body in a Critics' Picks  review for kids (and big kids).

Sunday at the Library

Find out what happened at the Library last Sunday and discover what's next for families.

Future directions in Standards

The SLNSW submission to Standards Australia

Collection buzz