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The artistry of centuries-old globes is only one aspect of their continuing allure.
In time for the Christmas present rush 100 years ago — in November 1921 — May Gibbs released her third and final full-length book featuring Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.
Of the thousands of maps in the State Library’s collection, Aaron Arrowsmith’s Chart of the Pacific Ocean is one of the most fascinating.
Ginger Meggs, Australia’s longest running comic strip character and national icon, burst to life on 13 November 1921 in the first issue of the Sunbeams colour comic supplement.
Looking closely at the spine could unlock the mystery of a rare book, or it could raise more questions.
Each month Bri is in conversation with a contemporary author followed by a Q&A session.
Showing records and memorabilia in the Library’s collection, Melissa and Kerry-Ann will share stories of First Nations sports heroes.
Learn how to think like a historian in this skills-focused virtual excursion.
Take a walk with us and investigate our land’s unique geography.
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