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Shipping and passenger records

Friday
Fri 19 Aug 2022
  • series: Family History Month
  • series: Lifelong learning

Learn to navigate shipping and passenger records for information about your ancestors. 

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Histories for Children

Thursday
Thu 25 Aug 2022

Publisher and editor Clare Hallifax, and author Sophie Masson discuss their experiences of writing and publishing histories for children.

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History Now: publishing history

Wednesday
Wed 7 Sep 2022

Join publishers Elspeth Menzies and Matthew Richardson in conversation with Dr Tanya Evans

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Where do I start? Discover your State Library 

Thursday
Thu 15 Sep 2022
  • series: Lifelong learning

Whether you’re looking for a new book to read, a binge-worthy podcast, inspiring stories, or a fun activity to do at home — you can get all of this...

Mitchell building
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History Now: state institutions

Wednesday
Wed 5 Oct 2022

Join historians Sarah Luke and Professor Paul Ashton in conversation with Dr Jacqueline Wilson

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History Now: old and new archives

Wednesday
Wed 2 Nov 2022

Join historians Dr Sophie Loy-Wilson and Dr Alecia Simmonds in conversation Dr Anna Clark

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Starting family history research

Wednesday
Wed 9 Nov 2022
  • series: Lifelong learning

In this session librarians will introduce you to the State Library’s diverse family history collections.

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Where do I start? Discover your State Library

Thursday
Thu 24 Nov 2022
  • series: Lifelong learning

Whether you’re looking for a new book to read, a binge-worthy podcast, inspiring stories, or a fun activity to do at home — you can get all of this...

Mitchell building
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