• Changes to car parking

    The Patrick White Lawns (temporary lakeside car park) will close from 5 pm Friday 3 August 2012.

    -- posted on 23 July 2012

  • Get started at the Library online

    The Library has just posted four animated web videos to help you get started with our collections and services.

    -- posted on 16 July 2012

  • Picture Australia now in Trove

    The National Library has integrated Picture Australia into Trove, its award-winning free discovery service.

    -- posted on 12 July 2012

  • Picture Australia now in Trove

    The National Library has integrated Picture Australia into its award-winning free discovery service Trove.

    -- posted on 12 July 2012

  • Eric Rolls Memorial Lecture

    A Meander Down a River or Two – How Water Defines Our Continent and Its Future.

    -- posted on 9 July 2012

  • Tours on offer at the Library

    Visitors to the Library can enjoy a variety of free tours – from a look at behind the scenes to a guided tour of our exhibition galleries.

    -- posted on 9 July 2012

  • Eric Rolls Memorial Lecture

    A Meander Down a River or Two – How Water Defines Our Continent and Its Future.

    Acclaimed environmental scientist, Professor Richard Kingsford, explores the challenges of managing our rivers in the second lecture in honour of author Eric Rolls.

    -- posted on 9 July 2012

  • Rare natural history artworks on show

    An exhibition of extraordinary natural history paintings and drawings by Australia’s first professional artist, John William Lewin (1770-1819) is on show at the National Library of Australia.

    -- posted on 9 July 2012