Digital volunteering The State Library is dedicated to making our collections more accessible and you can help us achieve this goal. By participating in one of our digital projects you can contribute to the enrichment of our collections and at the same time delve deeper into the wonders of Australian cultural heritage and history. Below is a list of available projects just waiting for you to dive in! Drought in NSWHelp us correct transcripts of interviews that focus on the effects of the recent state-wide drought affecting the agricultural industry in NSW Hassall family papersThis collection contains correspondence, diaries, ledgers, and letter books produced by several generations of the Hassall family. Bodyline Cricket SeriesHelp us transcribe the 1932-33 controversial Body Line cricket series played between Australia and England in Australia. Australian DanceExplore interviews by Martin Portus with prominent figures from the Australian dance industry, including dancers, choreographers and costume designers. Rediscovering Indigenous LanguagesHelp up transcribe important First Nations language materials to assist community access Emily Caroline Creaghe DiariesTranscribe diary entries of Emily's journeys by ship in 1883. With many port visits including Thursday Island, Darwin and Sydney. Antarctic expedition interviewsHelp transcribe the fascinating stories from decades of research and construction expeditions in Antarctica. Islamic Faith in NSWHelp transcribe important interviews that tell the stories of people of Islamic faith from NSW. Sydney Female Refuge SocietyExplore a sample of meeting minutes and notes from the Sydney Female Refuge Society, first established in 1848. Sydney Harbour Bridge BuildersHelp us correct transcripts of incredible stories told by workers involved in the construction of the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge. Garry Wotherspoon collectionHelp us correct fascinating stories from gay men and women interviewed in the 1980s by Garry Wotherspoon. Please note this collection contains explicit language and content. Newspapers of New South WalesRead our vast collection of digitised historical newspapers and make corrections to computer-generated text. Further information Contact us If you have an enquiry about any of these projects please send us an email at email@example.com. #madewithSLNSW If you are interested in repurposing any of the datasets from these projects, be sure to let us know by tagging your work with #madewithSLNSW. You can also explore other datasets we have made available. Become a volunteer at the State Library Volunteers play an important role at the Library and are appreciated for giving so generously of their time. Join Enjoy the best of what the Library has to offer by joining our online community and signing up for a Library card, or becoming a Friend.