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Recent media releases

2022 State Library fellowships announced

Friday 15 October 2021

Eight prestigious research fellowships, totalling $216,000, have just been awarded.

NSW State Library offering paid research opportunities

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

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.

State Library’s collection comes out of lockdown!

Friday 27 November 2020
While many things came to a halt due to lockdowns this year, the State Library has been busier than ever adding to its collection of more than six million items.

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.

2021 State Library of NSW fellowships announced

Monday 2 November 2020
Seven prestigious research fellowships totalling $116,000 have just been awarded.

New podcast unearths 101-year-old pandemic stories

Monday 7 September 2020
The State Library’s new podcast The Gatherings Order.

Mr Archimedes and friends move into NSW State Library

Monday 24 August 2020
State Library acquires Pamela Allen’s extraordinary archive.

Past media releases