Alana Valentine portrait photo

Alana Valentine

Alana Valentine is an acclaimed playwright and award-winning author.

Our response to the loss of Azaria 1 November 2017
Log of a Happy Girl 3 October 2017
Portraits of Port Adelaide 10 August 2017
The house that Florence built 29 June 2017
Commonwealth Gazette 1901 to 1957 2 March 2017
Why we collect what we collect: 20 November 2017
Writing the history of fishing 10 November 2017
Concert band music in Australia 9 November 2017
Completing our wartime history 7 November 2017
Finding Frederick Fisher 30 October 2017
A ghost on King William Street 27 October 2017
Picnic at Hanging Rock 23 October 2017
Q & A with Alex Miller 19 October 2017
A musical tour through Trove 16 October 2017
Get your animation on 26 September 2017
Around the Library with Smithy 13 September 2017
Meet Jack, the lawnmower man 12 September 2017
Dear Bessie: 5 September 2017
Q & A with Judy Horacek 31 August 2017
In for the long haul 21 August 2017
Writing the NLA's Great War book 15 August 2017
Family History Finds 8 August 2017
Embracing digital change 1 August 2017
We can show you the way 28 July 2017
Daddy Cool to The Rolling Stones 24 July 2017
Q & A with David Haskell 24 July 2017
On a wing and a prayer 18 July 2017
Three men in a boat... 18 July 2017
What’s in a title? 13 July 2017
Confessions of a History Nerd 11 July 2017
Looking at life through their eyes 7 July 2017
Symbols of solidarity 6 July 2017
Q & A with Rusty Young 3 July 2017
Counting down the House 22 June 2017
A glimpse into the Heysen archive 16 June 2017
Q & A with Kate Forsyth 13 June 2017
Bringing it all together 9 June 2017
Melodrama in Meiji Japan - Part Two 8 June 2017
Melodrama in Meiji Japan - Part One 8 June 2017
Harold Cazneaux’s fashion portraits 31 May 2017
Trove kicks premiership goal 30 May 2017
An encyclopedic view of the world 26 May 2017
Q&A With Michael Robotham 23 May 2017
Myth-busting Trove corrects record 22 May 2017
Q & A with Hugh Mackay 22 May 2017
Pulp fiction, Japan-style 18 May 2017
eResources for fun and research 18 May 2017
Bessie Rischbieth's letters: Part 3 17 May 2017
Bessie Rischbieth's letters: Part 2 17 May 2017
Bessie Rischbieth's letters: Part 1 17 May 2017
Trove on the beat in Brisbane 15 May 2017
Looking for Rose Paterson 11 May 2017
Women landed vital wartime role 9 May 2017
Can you judge a book by its cover? 9 May 2017
Stop the presses 6 May 2017
We’re on our way Australia 5 May 2017
Dead ends 1 May 2017
Q&A with Dr Georgina Arnott 24 April 2017
Q & A with Meg Keneally 21 April 2017
Archiving new music performance 13 April 2017
Sharpen that quill 12 April 2017
A uniform for a dapper diplomat 3 April 2017
A century of Tasmanian news 30 March 2017
Hans Heysen by Lou Klepac 28 March 2017
Q & A with Caroline Baum 28 March 2017
Nora Heysen's Legacy 23 March 2017
Pacific Islands monthly digitised 10 March 2017
Q & A 'Behind Glass Doors' 9 March 2017
A Matavai Bay acrostic riddle 8 March 2017
'A very enjoyable dinner' 7 March 2017
Trailblazers 3 March 2017
A taste of fish from the Indies 3 March 2017
An "Open Book" to Peter Tahourdin 3 March 2017
Looking for Lady O'Connell 27 February 2017
Warner's rust-proof corsets 24 February 2017
Towel week 22 February 2017
Mrs Pankhurst's trophies 22 February 2017
The rise of the cookbook 15 February 2017
Finding 'The Cornfield' 15 February 2017
Lady of the Locket 10 February 2017
Encountering rebuses 6 February 2017
This Is Banjo Paterson 2 February 2017
Captain Cook's apotheosis 1 February 2017
NLA Fellowships in 2017 1 February 2017
Mapping the hundreds of Cornwall 20 January 2017
Copy that! 19 January 2017
The power and passion of protest 11 January 2017
Louis Jules Matras and his lost dog 21 December 2016
From drongos to dropkicks 19 December 2016
The little red book that could 19 December 2016
Opportunity knocks 14 December 2016
Vintage advertisements 13 December 2016
Art in Australia 13 December 2016
Trove 2016 9 December 2016
Summer Listening - Library Life 9 December 2016
The story behind Goody Two Shoes 7 December 2016
'Christmas in the Sun' 6 December 2016
Uncover LGBTQ history 24 November 2016
Moon mappers: scientists & dreamers 24 November 2016
Discover the Mt Isa Mining Magazine 23 November 2016
Trove noir 10 November 2016
Board games in the Library 8 November 2016
Living with the Locals 2 November 2016
The ageless fun of riddles 1 November 2016
NSW Government Gazette 1 November 2016
Come Alive! 2016 31 October 2016
eResources for literature 31 October 2016
Discovering the Pedal Radio 24 October 2016
Finding the history of your house 21 October 2016
Alexander's roup | ‎raʊp (Scottish) 14 October 2016
Spotlight on Trove workshop 13 October 2016
Q & A with Tim Cope 13 October 2016
Life on the goldfields 12 October 2016
Q & A with Di Morrissey 11 October 2016
The world through an artist's eyes 4 October 2016
Swallowed by the Sea: The Mermaid 28 September 2016
Our online reference shelves 26 September 2016
Q & A with Richard Roxburgh 26 September 2016
Q & A with Doug Purdie 23 September 2016
Grandpas in the bookstack 22 September 2016
Three years at sea with 125 men 17 September 2016
Q & A with Garth Nix 15 September 2016
Animate Trove images and win 14 September 2016
Research fuels better experiences 5 September 2016
A glimpse of the East 5 September 2016
Learn about our Friends 5 September 2016
Making Australia a better place 31 August 2016
Amazing National Park animals 29 August 2016
The CWA and A Song of Peace 29 August 2016
Restricted! 24 August 2016
5 unexpected quotes 22 August 2016
Q & A with David Marr 22 August 2016
Q & A with a Library photographer 19 August 2016
Q & A with Brett Hunt 15 August 2016
Life as a family history librarian 12 August 2016
When Works does not work 12 August 2016
Newspapers for family history 11 August 2016
Accessing born-digital content 9 August 2016
Managing your digital records 8 August 2016
Where are our boys? 3 August 2016
Family history connections 1 August 2016
Take a wander in fairyland 31 July 2016
First World War keepsakes 29 July 2016
Reflections on Peter Porter 22 July 2016
‘Kill me, or give me my freedom…’ 14 July 2016
Mr Cole's funny picture books 13 July 2016
Republishing pulp nonfiction 4 July 2016
Delight in a historic city atlas 4 July 2016
Louie Cullen—part three 1 July 2016
YOU, a zine for me, a zine for you 30 June 2016
Q & A with Paul West—part two 24 June 2016
Louie Cullen—part two 24 June 2016
A little thing called TIM 23 June 2016
‘Hitherto unvisited by any artist’ 20 June 2016
Q & A with Paul West—part one 15 June 2016
Louie Cullen—part one 15 June 2016
Hidden evidence 14 June 2016
Creating a children's language book 8 June 2016
Celebrate NAIDOC with the Library 7 June 2016
A living memorial 3 June 2016
Notes of promise 1 June 2016
A soldier and his pin-up 1 June 2016
Billy abroad 1 June 2016
ORCID one year on 31 May 2016
Weird and wonderful tools 27 May 2016
Fabulous library finds 20 May 2016
A tribute to Trove volunteers 17 May 2016
Self-publishers: We want you! 17 May 2016
Celestial musings 16 May 2016
Celestial Empire—part six 11 May 2016
Q & A with Leigh Taafe 4 May 2016
High Seas and High Teas 2 May 2016
Whatever happened to the Hendrys? 26 April 2016
Croquet with an Australian twist 21 April 2016
Q & A with Claire Tracey 21 April 2016
Connecting with comic creators 19 April 2016
Came the Captain 15 April 2016
Celebrating Shakespeare 13 April 2016
'To gather under one roof a copy of every book published' 8 April 2016
Q & A with William Yang 5 April 2016
Q & A with Roger Carter 5 April 2016
Dad and Dave 1 April 2016
Socks, Sandbags and Leeches 31 March 2016
Celestial Empire—part five 29 March 2016
Trove’s one millionth man 24 March 2016
The top 10 of 2015 21 March 2016
Q & A with Nicholas Jose 15 March 2016
Q & A with Linda Jaivin 10 March 2016
Q & A with Tianli Zu and Edmund Capon 8 March 2016
Aviatrix Lores Bonney's feminine practicality 1 March 2016
The Holy Grail of Australian Cartooning 29 February 2016
Belgian Day 29 February 2016
A few of our favourite things 25 February 2016
Beautiful collections from across Australia 24 February 2016
Celestial Empire—part four 20 February 2016
Finding Horak 18 February 2016
Beautiful collections from across Australia 16 February 2016
Trove through time 11 February 2016
Dragons and dumplings for Chinese New Year 3 February 2016
A Torres Strait Collection 3 February 2016
Celestial Empire—part three 25 January 2016
AIATSIS on Trove 22 January 2016
Challenges cataloguing the John Ryan Comic Collection 20 January 2016
Q & A with Kate Bagnall 15 January 2016
Celestial Empire—part two 15 January 2016
Q&A with Michelle Law 13 January 2016
Ideas cross centuries and change lives 13 January 2016
From the publisher: Designing book covers 5 January 2016
eResources: Study smart at the National Library 4 January 2016
Thinking big at the Libraries Australia Forum 4 January 2016
Hacking Trove 17 December 2015
Preparing for Celestial Empire—part one 17 December 2015
Star Wars 16 December 2015
Rex’s selfies—portraits of a collector 15 December 2015
Hannie Rayson’s Harold White lecture 15 December 2015
eResources: finding the right database 10 December 2015
A Christmas Medley 8 December 2015
A teddy's outback adventure 7 December 2015
'Like a Gippsland Bushfire' 30 November 2015
Medieval Melodies 30 November 2015
Pedestrianism to Equestrianism 30 November 2015
Q & A with Paul Daley 23 November 2015
Celestial Empire—part one 23 November 2015
George Barrington - The convict celebrity 20 November 2015
Strait to the world 19 November 2015
eResources: Getting started 18 November 2015
Missionary murdered in Vanuatu 18 November 2015
End bands or head bands: those things on top of the book 17 November 2015
Discovering a retchoso sewn book in the Asian Collection 16 November 2015
A toddler's survival story 12 November 2015
Q & A with Michael Leunig 12 November 2015
Q & A with Geraldine Brooks 12 November 2015
The Greens 10 November 2015
Q & A with Hannie Rayson 9 November 2015
Q & A with Lesley Harding and Kendrah Morgan 9 November 2015
Family histories in print at the Library 6 November 2015
Australia's got talent 5 November 2015
Great Aunt Nellie 4 November 2015
Robert Drewe's Real Australia 4 November 2015
Glossographia—a very special dictionary 3 November 2015
Strutt your stuff! Reducing pesky stains 23 October 2015
Q & A with Go Digi 23 October 2015
Strutt and friends 16 October 2015
Telling NLA stories: Meet the publisher - Part 2 15 October 2015
GIF It Up 15 October 2015
Lionel Rose and the fight game 9 October 2015
Papers, printers, and playwrights 7 October 2015
Q & A with Carmel Bird 2 October 2015
How to cause a crash 1 October 2015
Travelling long haul in 1939: Melbourne to New York 29 September 2015
15 years on from the Sydney Olympics 29 September 2015
Adventures at the Seventh New Librarians Symposium 25 September 2015
Q & A with artist Emma Anna 23 September 2015
Q & A with David Astle 22 September 2015
Childhood: then and now 14 September 2015
A place for people 11 September 2015
Family history mysteries 4 September 2015
Use our spaces for your special event 2 September 2015
Sheltering from Bursting Shells 1915 31 August 2015
Ding-dong, CRASH! Chertsey Abbey, 1370 31 August 2015
Q & A with photographer and author Mark Lang 31 August 2015
Australian Predators of the Sky 31 August 2015
Facsimiles provide a hands-on treat 28 August 2015
Telling NLA stories: meet the publisher 28 August 2015
Never give up 27 August 2015
Snorts and giggles as The Chaser is added to Trove 26 August 2015
This is how we learn dragons can be beaten 21 August 2015
National Anti-Sweating League of Victoria 19 August 2015
e-Resources: the Library at your fingertips 13 August 2015
Finding Diane Holmes—ephemera and memorabilia 6 August 2015
A letter to Arthur Wheen 6 August 2015
Sailing with Cook 5 August 2015
Indigenous Australians in comics 4 August 2015
Q & A with Anne-Sophie Hermann 28 July 2015
Shame gets social 28 July 2015
Fragments of colonial commerce 23 July 2015
250,000 of your images are in Trove 21 July 2015
Telling entrancing tales in The Big Book of Australian History 16 July 2015
It's International Map Year 14 July 2015
Royal Navy Gores in Australia—part two 14 July 2015
Beyond the surface 10 July 2015
Preserving the very recent 8 July 2015
The mysterious Mr Alexander H. Shaw 3 July 2015
Social Media Day 2015 30 June 2015
John Brosnan: "Why Bother?" 23 June 2015
Photos of Indigenous Australians 19 June 2015
Celebrations on the Tweed! 18 June 2015
The Winter Reading List 11 June 2015
The world is waiting, just follow the link 4 June 2015
The Library's collection informs new art 3 June 2015
'Off to the Great War': Woolloomooloo, 1915 1 June 2015
An unassuming treasure 1 June 2015
Q & A with Robyn Cadwallader 29 May 2015
A medley of Medieval Manuscripts 22 May 2015
The road to Louisa Atkinson's Nature Notes 22 May 2015
The top five most unusual questions I've been asked 20 May 2015
Did my grandfather write this verse? 19 May 2015
Chasing the polar bear 13 May 2015
Meet Judith 13 May 2015
From Trove’s newspapers to free e-Books 11 May 2015
Colonial artist ST Gill 7 May 2015
Royal Navy Gores in Australia—part one 6 May 2015
Australian ISSN Agency: 40 years old and still going strong 5 May 2015
Medieval Manuscripts Project—part two 1 May 2015
The 2015 Ray Mathew Lecture and Q & A with Andrea Goldsmith 1 May 2015
Imagine: life as a librarian 30 April 2015
A peek into the wonderful world of 3D comics 30 April 2015
Spot the blue square 29 April 2015
Q & A with Graeme Simsion 28 April 2015
Reg Saunders: An Indigenous War Hero 24 April 2015
Tour the National Library and see a world in stones 22 April 2015
Royal visits to Australia 21 April 2015
When man attacks! 16 April 2015
An Anzac in the family 14 April 2015
Hairy wild men in the margins 10 April 2015
What did a 1920s wedding sound like? 2 April 2015
Fan tales from the Congress 1 April 2015
25th Anniversary of the Friends of the National Library 30 March 2015
A thoroughly dissolute life? 30 March 2015
Digital skills training 25 March 2015
New collections in Trove 18 March 2015
Fotonovelas : have I got a treat for you! 17 March 2015
Selling the dream in colonial Australia 11 March 2015
Murdoch’s Gallipoli Letter 10 March 2015
Have you seen a yahoo? 6 March 2015
Album of thanks for a friendship doll 6 March 2015
An encounter with John Verge 3 March 2015
'Leaving for the Dardanelles' 1915 1 March 2015
The conundrum of the golden camel 1 March 2015
Medieval Manuscripts Project—part one 27 February 2015
The Glow Cave 26 February 2015
The Billywog 25 February 2015
Early Chinese newspapers 19 February 2015
The top 25 of 2014 11 February 2015
The Australian Government Web Archive 11 February 2015
The first of the first 10 February 2015
Sort it out—recycling 9 February 2015
Ray Monk's 2014 Seymour Lecture 6 February 2015
Untangling access 2 February 2015
Ideology—an enlighten installation at the Library 2 February 2015
Making the Sword of Justice fit for show 29 January 2015
Inner thoughts and private conversations 27 January 2015
Our digital present 21 January 2015
The hunt for J.J. Graves: a Trove detective story 16 January 2015
Following Lennie's lead 14 January 2015
Everylady's Journal in the Great War 13 January 2015
Wowser or Bud? The mystery of the goggled dog 6 January 2015
Leech-wrangling, a granddaughter's mantis, and vacuumed trees 2 January 2015
Australian comics display 23 December 2014
Maritime explorers make a Splash 22 December 2014
An Indigenous perspective of Joseph Lycett's art 19 December 2014
The twelve days of Trove-mas 18 December 2014
Longing for the endless immensity of the sea 18 December 2014
Birds of a feather 17 December 2014
Eco Warriors to the rescue! 16 December 2014
Abolishing slavery, one image at a time 11 December 2014
Great things come in small packages 8 December 2014
But we've a bush for Christmas… 4 December 2014
Christmas cards from the trenches 2 December 2014
Wesley College Athletic Team 1914 1 December 2014
Real and virtual history at the National Library of Australia 27 November 2014
The teams behind Trove - part 2 26 November 2014
Sharing a Sister's story of survival 24 November 2014
Treasured sheep draws a crowd 21 November 2014
The Nile medal 20 November 2014
The teams behind Trove - part 1 17 November 2014
A Kind of Victory: Captain Charles Cox and His Australian Cavalrymen 14 November 2014
But is it still a book? 13 November 2014
Growing together – Trove and Victorian Collections 11 November 2014
Rex Nan Kivell's Bookplate part 2 7 November 2014
Behind a good cup of tea 5 November 2014
Tea and Sugar Christmas 5 November 2014
Trove - a brief history 5 November 2014
Beware the pit of evil! 31 October 2014
Friends Spring Day Tour 29 October 2014
A format from the past 27 October 2014
Things that go bump in the night! 23 October 2014
The Pink Elephant Ring 22 October 2014
Crime, Punishment and Redemption: A Convict's Story 15 October 2014
Trovember 14 October 2014
Australia’s home front 14 October 2014
George Augustine Taylor 13 October 2014
John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Mammals 10 October 2014
The Power of Spring 10 October 2014
Some comics just fade away 7 October 2014
The Fairy Who Wouldn't Fly: A retelling for 2014 2 October 2014
Archiving Floriade 25 September 2014
Making way for the new reading room 19 September 2014
‘Of shortish stature and inclined to rotundity with age’ 18 September 2014
Robert Samuel Ross and Arthur Wesley Wheen 9 September 2014
Spring is in the air! 9 September 2014
Putting world communications on the map 8 September 2014
Trove tips for family historians 25 August 2014
A note from the James and Bettison Treasures Curator 22 August 2014
Celebrating 50 Years of Publishing with Thomas Keneally 22 August 2014
Lassoing a hurricane: rewriting social media policy 20 August 2014
Memorable reads – Children’s Book Week 2014 18 August 2014
International Zine Month event 15 August 2014
Where older is better 11 August 2014
Like a parched man coming across a lush oasis 7 August 2014
Remembering the First World War 28 July 2014
The culture of family history research 28 July 2014
Rex Nan Kivell's bookplate 25 July 2014
Bringing you Australian research 11 July 2014
Where do the digitised newspapers come from? 20 June 2014
Launch of The Australian Women's Weekly Fashion: The First 50 Years 17 June 2014
Making music on a typewriter 16 June 2014
A change in the world of cataloguing 16 June 2014
Library visits Canberra zine fair 14 June 2014
Indigenous language resources at the National Library of Australia 13 June 2014
2013 Federal Election web collecting 11 June 2014
What is the importance of registering your book for CiP? 9 June 2014
How can we help you? 6 June 2014
Re-binding stories of voyages bound to Australia 3 June 2014
A wedding, 1914 1 June 2014
Another step forward 28 May 2014
Travels of a travel book 28 May 2014
To know, to utter, to argue ... and to archive and access 27 May 2014
Dexter down under 20 May 2014
The Hairy Wild Man from Botany Bay, Part 2 19 May 2014
Trove's volunteers 15 May 2014
In pen and ink 9 May 2014
Ask a Librarian: now virtually everywhere! 7 May 2014
Luminous World revealed! 6 May 2014
The Hairy Wild Man from Botany Bay, Part 1 4 May 2014
The news in a word 1 May 2014
Beware the kangaroo 30 April 2014
Zinester slide show 23 April 2014
Harvesting Radio National 17 April 2014
The Bowes Smyth First Fleet journal 16 April 2014
Call for calendars! 6 April 2014
When animals attack! 3 April 2014
Teaching cricket with flicker books 1 April 2014
Dreadful loss of the Amphitrite part 2 28 March 2014
Children's books from Kerry White 27 March 2014
A surprising use of Trove's music 20 March 2014
Web archiving - an antidote to 'present shock'? 18 March 2014
Dreadful loss of The Amphitrite 17 March 2014
Library achieves energy savings 14 March 2014
The bookplate of Edward Augustus Petherick 11 March 2014
Thai politics in clappers, whistles and slogans 4 March 2014
'Wizard of the Air': Maurice Guillaux 1 March 2014
2014 Community Heritage Grants 28 February 2014
Mapping our World bookplates 27 February 2014
Great Expectations? 24 February 2014
The 25 most viewed newspaper articles of 2013 20 February 2014
A starting point 19 February 2014
An Even Older View of the New World 10 January 2014
Body Art 11 December 2013
Conserving the Proeschel Atlas: bindings 29 November 2013
You are a history maker! 26 November 2013
Mapping Australia 15 November 2013
Conserving the Proeschel Atlas: maps 14 November 2013
The hunt for history! 12 November 2013
The Fra Mauro Map of the World 6 November 2013
Work experience 3 November 2013
Mapping our World 1 November 2013
Volunteer training 30 October 2013
Preserving Blaeu's 'Archipelagus Orientalis' 22 October 2013
Conserving the Proeschel Atlas: paper and printing 8 October 2013
Cleaning in the Rare Books stack 20 September 2013
Wanted: your election material! 21 August 2013
Introducing the Proeschel Atlas conservation project 14 August 2013
Archiving online election campaigns 9 August 2013
Digitising the Fairfax Collection 19 July 2013
Stealing Boyhood 12 July 2013
City of Trees 5 July 2013
Web archiving in a fast moving world 2 July 2013
Manga! 26 June 2013
10 Million newspaper pages in Trove 21 June 2013
Cleaning and rehousing the Fairfax collection 19 June 2013
Zine workshop 'Cut, Copy, Paste' 14 June 2013
More of the Zine fair 'You are here' 14 June 2013
All in a day's disaster 13 June 2013
Sprucing up our front door 7 June 2013
Mystery of the unidentified object solved! 6 June 2013
Hope my cry's not in vain for this object with no name 31 May 2013
Sorting the Fairfax collection 30 May 2013
Queensland regional festivals 23 May 2013
Story behind the music Grey Foreshore 15 May 2013
How Fast is the Web Archiving? 10 May 2013
What is the oldest website? 3 May 2013
Zine fair 'You are here' 22 April 2013
A day in the life of the bindery 28 March 2013
Learn to Cut, Copy and Paste 28 March 2013
Reattaching the spine of a book 25 March 2013
Sad finale for a droll entertainer 25 February 2013
8 million plus Newspaper pages now available on Trove 7 February 2013
Archiving the protest site 18 January 2013
Archiving the history of history on-line 4 December 2012
The Enemark project 4 December 2012
Welcome back to the web 29 November 2012
Practising paring, ploughing and paperwork 26 November 2012
Snakes on the loose!!! 26 November 2012
Visually appealing just love those illustrations 14 November 2012
Bali bombing ten years on 12 October 2012
Taking the web archive off the virtual shelf 11 October 2012
"Zine Control to Major Tom!" 26 September 2012
My Print has Pimples! 25 September 2012
Keating redesigned - and the lengths to which web archive curators (sometimes) go! 24 September 2012
Out of service? Cablog's last fare ... 12 September 2012
Looking for jeff.com.au 24 August 2012
Just a scroll lot of fun! 20 August 2012
Does size really matter? 23 July 2012
Bleaching Workshop 16 July 2012
About 6 July 2012
Over 7 Million newspaper pages delivered 18 June 2012
Looking behind the news 21 March 2012
Digitising Symphony Australia’s concert itineraries 27 February 2012
Zine construction and barcodes bigger than butterflies 10 January 2012
Please send 40 sheets of printed toilet tissue... 6 December 2011
Post No Bills - a zine fun pack! 28 November 2011
Kart: magazine of multiplicity 16 November 2011
Tickle me pink & lol 4 November 2011
Tapestry Delights 25 October 2011
A face lift for the Port of Sydney 11 October 2011
Look out! She's behind you! 29 September 2011
Postcards from other worlds 15 September 2011
Best resurrection issue ever! 11 September 2011
My virtual acquistions trip to Micronesia 8 September 2011
First, do no harm 31 August 2011
Having a good whinge! 30 August 2011
Who’d have thought? Mills & Boon at the National Library 29 August 2011
Creativity rules! 23 August 2011
How to get your hands on the zines! 4 August 2011
Just breathe! - zines are a challenge 1 August 2011
In Defence of Dewey ... well sort of! 25 July 2011
Lil bit of spice 22 July 2011
Check out my 900 field... 19 July 2011
DDC 22: an end and a beginning 11 July 2011
Radical Cheerleading 8 July 2011
20 Dudes Magazine! 5 July 2011
The Canberra Zine Fair! 1 July 2011
Sawbones 30 June 2011
Those Gen Y's .... 28 June 2011
Zines at the NGA! Jo Daniell talks to us about her creative process. 27 June 2011
Henderson Collection 27 June 2011
Audrey & Audrey 15 June 2011
5 Million Newspaper pages! 13 May 2011
Preserve or perish: digital maps 18 February 2011
Behind the zines 14 December 2010
Acquisitions trip to a Canberra newsagency 5 October 2010
Now that’s a lot of enquiries! 9 September 2010
Confirming UFO "sightings" 16 August 2010
SA newspapers filmed 13 August 2010
Koalas (Native bears) selling Australia - posters 11 August 2010
Looking for old cartoons? 29 July 2010
Objectively speaking 22 July 2010
A photographers life 20 July 2010
Saving the Sievers Archive for future generations 19 July 2010
FAQs – they may answer more enquiries than you think! 12 July 2010
The most exciting reference enquiry of the week! 30 June 2010
From Russia with maps 22 June 2010
From the sublime to the ridiculous 22 June 2010
20 Million Australian newspaper articles in Trove 15 June 2010
French Revolutionary pamphlets finally all catalogued 25 May 2010
Read All About It 15 April 2010
About the Behind the Scenes blog 24 March 2010
John Robinson diary, 1837-1838 26 February 2013
Frank Hurley Album World War I 1914-1918 24 January 2013
Canvassing election ephemera in the Pacific – part 2 18 December 2012
Something to tickle the palate? 17 December 2012
Canvassing election ephemera in the Pacific 11 December 2012
On a bookbinding journey thanks to the Kenneth Binns Travelling Scholarship 6 November 2012
The City of Sin, Sweat & Sorrow: Trollope and Rockhampton 29 October 2012
Pen vs. PC 15 October 2012
Robert Hughes (1938-2012) - 'Our Shared Future' republic speech 8 August 2012
PANDORA Archive reveals earliest collection of Olympic Games websites 2 August 2012
Laboratorio de conservacion Nicolas Yapuguay Del Fondo Antiguo de la compana de Jesus 19 July 2012
Bill Posters Welcome Here 9 July 2012
Lights! Pin! Infilling! 12 June 2012
Simplified binding in Eduardo Tarrico's studio 28 May 2012
Champion of the world - quite a claim to fame! 15 May 2012
Paper making in Buenos Aires 18 April 2012
Can a truck inspire you? - Meet Isuzu Lu 10 April 2012
Braving the blizzard: Australian Antarctic Division Collection 3 April 2012
Ally Sloper - the first comic strip? 13 March 2012
No lumpy leather in this bindery 22 February 2012
Typing tidbits - big, small and mobile 20 February 2012
What's in a name? - and how you can help 18 January 2012
Typing to stop those leaks! 11 December 2011
A gathering of bookbinders 8 December 2011
Zinesters of the world: no happy stapling or rubber bands please 7 November 2011
Smallest book in the world - well, almost! 26 October 2011
Welcome to Australia - sheep are important 11 October 2011
Typing tidbits - tirades and troubles 4 October 2011
Stab, Fan, Cords! Paperbacks: what to do with them. 26 September 2011
A cartoon becomes reality 26 September 2011
Stapling it! 20 September 2011
Poetry week - remembering times past, looking to the future 5 September 2011
Materials that pass though Preservation 5 September 2011
Australian Home Companion and Band of Hope journal 23 August 2011
Typing tidbits - rainbow ribbons 19 August 2011
Serendipity makes my day 15 August 2011
Typing tidbits - a royal typist! 8 August 2011
Something old - delving into drapery 27 July 2011
Boxing it up at the Library 19 July 2011
Thanks Sticky! 15 July 2011
Finding a zine in the catalogue 30 June 2011
Strange places for cockatoos 15 June 2011
Are you mono, multi, series or serial (and why do we care)? 15 June 2011
Mac's desk: about now? 14 June 2011
Cane toad warrior presents... 14 June 2011
Welcome to The Eloquent Page 13 June 2011
Sewing? Where's my thimble? 9 June 2011
Making mistakes is not always a bad thing 26 May 2011
On a tango holiday there is always time to visit a library. 13 April 2011
Bathing at the National Library..... 29 March 2011
Community Heritage Grants 2011 7 March 2011
Walking around singing a song: what the week brings in. 15 February 2011
Oh that darn sticky tape! 3 February 2011
Efficiency gains with new scanner 31 January 2011
Cataloguing the Eugene Goossens collection of music scores 17 January 2011
Diary of a preservation newbie 10 December 2010
Video highlights the Library's eResources collection 1 November 2010
Life in the Hill End goldfields 1872 and a mystery to solve 12 October 2010
Books and their owners: a tiny link with the past 20 September 2010
Blowing our own trumpet : collecting contemporary music 31 August 2010
Accomplishment of Chinese Serial Card Catalogue Conversion Project 23 July 2010
Helping libraries in Myanmar 16 July 2010
WA newspaper heritage preserved 9 July 2010
Writing a message to collect the future 18 June 2010
A tale of collaboration 11 June 2010
Plan or perish 31 May 2010
Australian Newspapers Digitisation Program - The OCR process 28 May 2010
Saving newspapers 17 May 2010
Australian Newspapers Digitisation Program - The Scanning Process 7 May 2010
Bungendore wind farm 21 April 2010
A book's life 25 March 2010