Due to essential network maintenance, access to some online services including the viewing of digital images will be temporarily unavailable between 5 pm and 8 pm AEST on Sunday, 22 September 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

You asked, we delivered – improvements to printing & scanning

Monday 15 October 2018

To achieve improved service and environmental outcomes, we've introduced changes to printing and scanning services.

Launching our new Learning Centre

Tuesday 25 September 2018

Thanks to the generosity of Mr John B Fairfax AO, we’ll be able to provide even greater learning opportunities to as many as 1.2 million school students across the state.

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.