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. 

New galleries opening soon

Monday 29 January 2018

We’re turning the Library inside out so that you can experience our most remarkable treasures when the Michael Crouch Galleries open later this year!

PressReader in the Library reading room

Monday 22 January 2018

Thousands of magazines and newspapers at your fingertips.

‘Message to Australia’ now available at the Library

Thursday 21 December 2017

State Librarian, Dr John Vallance recently accepted a copy of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse’s ‘Message to Australia' and it is now available for all readers to access.