You asked, we delivered – keep your bags with you!

Wednesday 25 July 2018

You can now take your bag into most areas of the Library.

Critics' Picks

Thursday 5 July 2018

Find the best new books from Australia and around the world in our Governor Marie Bashir Reading Room.

Inaugural Reader in Residence announced

Wednesday 11 April 2018

Well-known author, journalist and broadcaster Caroline Baum has just been announced as the State Library of NSW’s inaugural Reader in Residence.

Miles Franklin’s long-lost diary donated

Wednesday 7 March 2018

The missing diary of Australian literary great Miles Franklin, discovered in a battered old family suitcase, will be donated to the State Library.

Farewell to a generous supporter

Tuesday 20 February 2018

Today at the Library we farewelled one of our most generous benefactors, Michael Crouch AC, who died on 9 February.