• Version 6.1 and other new treats from the Trove team

    Last week Trove 6.1 was released. One of the new features is an advanced search for newspapers, which allows you to refine your search by state and filter the complete list of newspaper titles by word and date range. For our newspaper correctors, try adding 'has:corrections' to the end of your next search and you’ll only see articles that have been previously corrected. 

    -- posted on 11 June 2014

  • A letter to my younger self

    In Sunday’s Canberra Times, seven prominent Canberrans were invited to share a letter to their 17 year old selves, of which our Director General Anne-Marie Schwirtlich was one.

    Dear Anne-Marie,

    -- posted on 10 June 2014

  • Jane Austen’s letter to her sister Cassandra returns to the Treasures Gallery

    Image of first page of Jane Austen's letter to Cassandra - detail

    Returned to display in our Treasures Gallery, as part of the NLA to Z exhibition, is the popular letter by English novelist Jane Austen to her beloved sister Cassandra Austen, dated 11 June 1799.   

    -- posted on 4 June 2014