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 Millions turn to libraries to get them through Monday 25 May 2020 Over 20,000 new members have signed up online since the lockdown. 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. Turn your ‘iso’ moments into history Thursday 9 April 2020 The State Library wants your self-isolation images to become part of the historic record. State Library creates a new space for Aboriginal communities Thursday 20 February 2020 In an Australian first, the State Library of NSW launched a new digital space for Aboriginal communities to connect with their histories and cultures. History Awards call for 2020 nominations Wednesday 19 February 2020 The State Library announces the opening of nominations for the NSW Premier’s History Awards 2020. Entries now open for the 2020 National Biography Award Tuesday 10 December 2019 Entries are now open for the 2020 National Biography Award – Australia's richest prize for biography and memoir writing. Entries open for State Library’s $20,000 short film competition Thursday 21 November 2019 The State Library of NSW is inviting entries for its short film prize Shortstacks, with a total of $20,000 on offer across two categories. NSW State Library secures ‘holy grail’ of Australiana Wednesday 20 November 2019 An extraordinarily rare 17th century Spanish document – considered amongst the most valuable of all printed Australiana – has just been acquired by the State Library of NSW and is now on public display. 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.