News archive - May 2013

  • Folklore collection honoured

    The National Library's John Meredith Folklore Collection has been placed on the Australian Memory of the World Register.

    -- posted on 15 May 2013

  • Landscaping the Lake

    In Canberra's Centenary year, hear how the iconic Lake Burley Griffin was designed, constructed and landscaped in a special lecture organised by the Friends of the National Library.

    -- posted on 10 May 2013

  • Temporary closure of Treasures Gallery

    The Treasures Gallery will be closed for regular maintenance from Monday 6 May, reopening Saturday 18 May.

    We apologise for any inconvenience caused by the closure.

    The Dream of a Century: The Griffins in Australia’s Capital will remain open during this time.

     

    -- posted on 2 May 2013