• Jeffrey Eugenides in Conversation

    Hear Pulitzer prize-winning author Jeffrey Eugenides in conversation at the National Library on Tuesday 22 May.

    -- posted on 16 February 2012

  • Star Light, Star Bright

    See the National Library of Australia in a whole new light on Saturday 10 March - with special guests Nobel Laureate Professor Brian Schmidt and cartoonist Michael Leunig in Star Light, Star Bright.

    -- posted on 16 February 2012

  • Exploring Gothic Script

    Join Angela Hillier, founding member of the Canberra Calligraphy Society, for a workshop exploring the Gothic script found in the Handwritten: Ten Centuries of Manuscript Treasures from Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin exhibition on Sunday 4 March.

    -- posted on 16 February 2012

  • National Year of Reading

    The National Year of Reading will be launched at the National Library of Australia in Canberra on Tuesday 14 February.

    -- posted on 9 February 2012

  • Treasures Gallery welcomes 50,000th visitor

    Director-General of the National Library Anne-Marie Schwirtlich has welcomed the 50,000th visitor to the Treasures Gallery which opened only four months ago.

    -- posted on 2 February 2012