• A musical map of the World

    The Song Company presents 'Time Traveller' a collection of stories and songs from around the globe.

    -- posted on 27 July 2011

  • Manuscripts Reading Room refurbishment

    Manuscripts collections will be delivered to the Pictures Reading Room from Friday 5 August to Friday 19 August while the Manuscripts Reading Room is refurbished.

    -- posted on 26 July 2011

  • Book Talk: Dismissal

    Join award-winning author Nicholas Hasluck for a special National Library of Australia event on Saturday 30 July.

    -- posted on 13 July 2011

  • Book Talk: Dismissal

    Hear award-winning author Nicholas Hasluck talk about his new thriller, Dismissal, at a special National Library of Australia event on Saturday 30 July.

    -- posted on 13 July 2011

  • Winter Tales

    Member for Canberra Gai Brodtmann MP will be the next speaker in the National Library's Winter Tales series.

    -- posted on 12 July 2011

  • Australian photography in focus

    Hear Harold White Fellow Dr Martyn Jolly talk about the Photograph on the Page: Australian Photography as it was Reproduced in Print from the 1950s to the 1970s, on 26 July.

    -- posted on 12 July 2011

  • Read All About It - last weeks

    The popular Read All About It: Australian Newspapers 1803-1954 display closes soon.

    -- posted on 12 July 2011

  • Read All About It - last weeks

    The National Library's popular display, Read All About It: Australian Newspapers 1803-1954 closes soon.

    Don't miss this display on the Fourth Floor which celebrates the extraordinary record of people, places and evets made available through the Australian Newspapers Digitisation Program.

    The exhibition is open until 31 July.

    Free admission.

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    -- posted on 12 July 2011

  • Prime Minister's Literary Awards

    The winners of the Prime Minister's Literary Awards were announced today at the National Library.

    -- posted on 8 July 2011

  • Prime Minister's Literary Awards

    The Prime Minister's Literary Awards are being announced at the Library on Friday 8 July. Join Caroline Baum for a celebration of great Australian writing and meet the shortlisted authors.

    -- posted on 7 July 2011

  • Bookshop closed this weekend

    The National Library Bookshop will be closed from Saturday 9 July to Sunday 10 July to allow for refurbishment.

    -- posted on 5 July 2011