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Recent media releases

NSW State Library offering paid research opportunities

Monday 17 May 2021
Apply for a range of prestigious research fellowships totalling $216,000.

Building Plan: FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about the Library’s building plan.

New home for rare & priceless maps

Friday 16 April 2021
For the first time, visitors can explore five centuries of cartography from around the world in one place.

Great love story of the seas revealed

Monday 22 March 2021
A unique love story involving the historic 18-month circumnavigation of the world.

Rare pieces of Australian history head to the South Coast

Tuesday 2 March 2021
Rare pieces of our shared history will be shown in the area for the first time, as part of  FAR Out!

Bligh’s Bounty logbooks recognised by UNESCO

Friday 26 February 2021
These logbooks provide the only record written at the time of the infamous mutiny on the Bounty.

New $30,000 Fellowship for Aboriginal creatives in NSW

Friday 29 January 2021
The Library is inviting Aboriginal artists, knowledge holders or creative practitioners to apply now for its new Fellowship.

NSW Government announces $12.3M funding for State Library

Thursday 19 November 2020
New plan to make one of Australia’s best loved cultural institutions fully accessible to the public for the first time.

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