There are currently intermittent issues with the display of images on the old catalogue and Library website. We are working to resolve the issue and apologise for any inconvenience. Please search the new catalogue. 


The Ask a Librarian Service will be unavailable on Monday 27 March between 8am and 10am. We apologise for any inconvenience. 

Jobs at the State Library

How to find Library jobs

All State Library job vacancies are listed on the NSW State Government career's website at

A Candidate Guide detailing the recruitment process followed by the State Library is available: Guide for applying for roles with the State Library of New South Wales.

The State Library of NSW has a Code of Ethics and Conduct which applies equally to everyone at the Library. It guides employees in the standards of conduct and ethical behaviour expected in working relationships with colleagues, clients and stakeholders.

To search for advertised positions at the State Library go into the above website and on the Job Search page enter 'State Library NSW' into the Keywords search box.