3 Aug 2021   Blog

Collecting Chinese Australian stories

The National Library is collecting the stories and histories of Chinese Australians.

26 Jul 2021   Blog

Collecting Fijian Australian Stories

The Library is collecting the stories of Fijian Australians.

Take A Look installation on Library podium
Special event
1
Jul
2021
31
Dec
2021

Take a Look

Learning session
28
Apr
2021
01:00pm

Learning Webinar: Using the Oral History and Folklore Collection

Several rows of people sitting in an event venue.
Book event
30
Apr
2021
2
May
2021

Sydney Writers' Festival 2021: Live screenings

A detail from the cover of Defiant Voices by Babette Smith
Book event
30
Mar
2021
05:30pm

Book Launch: Defiant Voices by Babette Smith OAM - BOOKED OUT

Learning session
24
Feb
2021
01:00pm

Getting Started with the National Library of Australia

23 Oct 2020   Blog

Interview with author Patricia Clarke

'Governess Wanted', The Courier (Hobart), 28 June 1848, nla.news-article2968730For educated middle-class women in 19th-century Britain, options...

30 Aug 2020   Blog

Interview with Family Historian Vanita Kumar

From 1879 to 1916, over 60,000 Indians migrated to Fiji under the Indentured Labourer Scheme. The...

27 Aug 2020   Blog

Great Speeches

A great speech can turn the tide of history, capture emotions and speak to generations. A...