• Building works progress

    Completion of our refurbished Main Reading Room is only a few months away. We appreciate your patience as building works progress.

    -- posted on 29 March 2011

  • Afternoon Book Talk

    Join award-winning author Christobel Mattingley as she discusses her latest book, A Brilliant Touch, at the National Library on Saturday 26 March.

    -- posted on 22 March 2011

  • NLA publication honoured internationally

    National Library of Australia publication, Australian Backyard Explorer, has won global recognition through the International Youth Library.

    -- posted on 22 March 2011

  • Afternoon Delight film and afternoon tea

    Join us this Thursday at 2 pm in the Library theatre for The Sting. Gather in bookplate after the screening to enjoy a $5.90 Devonshire tea.

    -- posted on 11 March 2011

  • Book Launch - The Lightkeeper's Wife

    Join ABC 666 radio presenter Alex Sloan for the launch of Karen Viggers’ second novel, The Lightkeeper’s Wife, on Saturday 19 March.

    -- posted on 8 March 2011

  • 2011 Community Heritage Grants now open - 1st March 2011

    The National Library of Australia is calling for applications for the 2011 Community Heritage Grants.

    -- posted on 1 March 2011