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2024 NSW Premier’s History Awards

Wednesday 14 February 2024
Call for nominations.

Landmark photography exhibition now online

Tuesday 30 January 2024
Virtual door open on the Library's biggest and most significant photography exhibition to date.

Call for entries: over $80,000 on offer to Australian writers

Monday 11 December 2023
Entries for the National Biography Award and the Mona Brand Award open.

Openbook summer out now!

Tuesday 28 November 2023
Fishing for a great summer read?

Priceless ‘bad art’ collection celebrated in lavish new book

Tuesday 14 November 2023
Reading the Rooms: Behind the paintings of the State Library of NSW available 1 December 2023. 

Landmark exhibition in new photography gallery

Monday 30 October 2023
The State Library of NSW is staging its biggest and most significant photography exhibition to date in its new underground Photography Gallery.

New underground gallery & auditorium to open

Friday, 27 October 2023
Sydneysiders and visitors will soon experience the State Library on a whole new level.

New leadership for the State Library of NSW’s next chapter

Thursday, 26 October 2023
The NSW Government has today announced the appointment of Dr Caroline Butler-Bowdon as the new State Librarian.