News archive - May 2012

  • An evening with Shaun Tan

    Join illustrator and author Shaun Tan and Genevieve Jacobs from 666 ABC Radio for a conversation about writing, film-making and fame.

    -- posted on 30 May 2012

  • Take the Library home with you

    The National Library’s catalogue is now available for your iOS and Android mobile devices. This means you can search our extensive collections, request items and track these items all from the palm of your hand, no matter where you are.

    -- posted on 24 May 2012

  • The Life of Patrick White - final week

    There is one week left to see The Life of Patrick White, a National Library of Australia exhibition celebrating the work of our only Nobel Laureate for Literature.

    -- posted on 22 May 2012

  • Celebrating Australian literature

    Meet the shortlist authors for this year’s Miles Franklin Literary Award, Frank Moorhouse, Tony Birch and Favel Parrett at the National Library of Australia on 29 May.

    -- posted on 22 May 2012