Blogs

Date

Q&A with Dr Naomi Malone

The Chair of our Inclusion Advisory Committee has a passion for making the Library more accessible.

Places of Industry - works by Jeff Rigby

The Library has recently acquired a series of 25 works by Blue Mountains-based artist Jeff Rigby.

Changes to the Alcohol Interlock Program

Changes have been made to the Alcohol Interlock Program

Corsali's Southern Cross

Lettera di Andrea Corsali allo Illustrissimo Signore Duco Iuliano de Medici, October 1516

It's a wrap! 2018 training wrap-up

2018 has been a busy year of training, with nearly 30 training sessions delivered to over 300 public library staff 

Workflows: a language we can all understand

Mapping work flows for born digital collection and preservation

PanDA

Digital asset ingestion at scale

Going to court?

Representing yourself in court? Need a lawyer? Want to know how courts work?

Richard Race Lewis’ "Sydney Expansion Scheme"

The Sydney Expansion Scheme was a radical 1920s public works proposal that involved carving out canals throughout greater Sydney. 

The Toganmain Map Collection

Charles Sturt University Bachelor of Information Studies student Jillian Fearnley has recently completed a project working on the Library's Toganmain map collection.

One Hundred Years of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie 

It’s one hundred years since May Gibbs’ much loved gumnut brothers found their way into the hearts and homes of Australians. Items on display in the Amaze Gallery until February 2019.

SPINE 004: Mrs Dickens’ songbook

Reader in Residence Caroline Baum explores a songbook belonging to Catherine Dickens that was recently brought to life at the Library.

From the stacks - Dogs in the military

Often forgotten and rarely recognised, are our four-legged canine diggers, who have served and suffered alongside Australian soldiers.

Seniors in Focus 2018

The NSW Home Library Services Working group presented a fascinating program at their biennial Seniors in Focus seminar.