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Rake through our archives with historians, public health experts and scientists to trace the path of the 1918-19 influenza pandemic.
Take up the challenge and help transcribe the diaries of Miles Franklin: one of Australia's greatest writers.
Find a new book to read, a binge-worthy podcast, inspiring stories, or a fun activity to do at home.
We've just added a new globe to Meridian! Explore rare 3D globes from our collection using this interactive website by the DX Lab.
Explore a whimsical vision of Sydney with this newly acquired rare map, on display in New to the Collection until 3 January 2021.
A lost Sydney theatre and a forgotten American film director come together in a piece of Library ephemera.
The first printed European southern star chart joins the Library’s cartography collection.
Historical newspapers are a world of wonderful surprises — anywhere you land within them.
With an ardent passion for photography and a love of fast sports cars, the Sydney socialite Marcia AM Clark, born in 1913, was heir to a family fortune.
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