What’s got us talking

Five Questions with Dr Catie Gilchrist

Chatting with Dr Gilchrist, one of the Library’s Highly Commended Fellows in 2018 (Keesing Fellowship Prize), about her new book, Murder, Misadventure and Miserable Ends: Tales from a Colonial Coroner’s Court (HarperCollins) and upcoming Scholar Talk at the Library. 

NSW Premier's History Awards

The State Library of NSW has announced the opening of nominations for the NSW Premier’s History Awards 2019. A total of $75,000 in prize money will be presented to the winners at an awards ceremony on 30 August 2019. Entries open now!

Love in the Library

Some 200 greeting cards trace the love story between Sydney couple Dorothy and Frank Campbell, known to each other as ‘Princess Dorothy’ and ‘Snuggle Bunny’ Frank.

Dear Librarian... Which street is this?

Our Librarians love to research and solve interesting questions received from our Ask a Librarian service!

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