The Library is open over the October long weekend, with reduced hours on Monday 2 October 2023. View the long weekend opening hours here.

Major building plan: News and updates

Find project updates, news and announcements below:

Wednesday 30 November 2022
The Library Bar … bigger and better!

Wednesday 3 August 2022
Library Bar deck to be extended

Monday 28 February 2022
Mitchell Library Reading Room is now open

Monday, 10 May 2021
NSW Government announces funding to transform the State Library

Thursday, 19 November 2020
NSW Government announces $12.3M funding for State Library’s new plan

Tuesday, 24 November 2020
Development Application Lodged 

Tuesday, 3 November 2020
Development Application Lodged