Media Centre For more detailed information, images and interviews please contact:Media & Communications Recent media releases SubjectAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState LibrarianAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState Librarian Search Reset All State Library galleries reopen with new exhibition which tackles Cook’s legacy Monday 13 July 2020 The Library's galleries reopened on Monday 13 July with its long-awaited exhibition, Eight Days in Kamay. 2020 National Biography Award shortlist announced Thursday 9 July 2020 Compelling biographies of Australian politicians and journalists and gripping memoirs by debut authors have been shortlisted. A bird’s-eye view of 1M+ digital images Wednesday 1 July 2020 A new ground-breaking experiment. $116,000 in paid research opportunities Monday 18 May 2020 Applications for a range of prestigious research fellowships are now open. Millions turn to libraries to get them through Monday 25 May 2020 Over 20,000 new members have signed up online since the lockdown. Eight days in Kamay Wednesday 20 May 2020 New online exhibition revisits Cook’s eight days in Kamay Add your entry to the great pandemic diary of 2020 Monday 4 May 2020 The State Library wants to capture the thoughts and feelings of the State via a new diary sharing platform launched TODAY. Winners announced for 2020 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards Sunday 26 April 2020 A total of $295,000 awarded across 12 prize categories. Show more Past media releases Media Releases - 2015 Media releases from this year Media Releases - 2014 All the media releases from 2014 Media Releases - 2013 All the media releases from 2014 Media Releases - 2012 All the media releases for this year Media kit Library Experts Are you looking for an expert to interview? Browse our expert profiles.