21 Oct 2021   Blog

Spring into Botanical Collections

Delve into our collections to discover flowers, gardens and wilderness through history.

14 Oct 2021   News

Australian Cookery Books - 1860s to 1960s: Thank you to the AEFG

Delve into the history of Australian cooking thanks to a generous donation from the Australian Ethical Food Group.

13 Oct 2021   Blog

Dance - online sheet music for you to explore

Your National Library has the largest archive of sheet music in Australia. Let's hit the dance floor.

12 Oct 2021   Blog

Forgotten objects inspire creativity in The Imagineer

Christopher Cheng tells stories inspired by household objects.

11 Oct 2021   News

Announcing the recipients of the 2022 National Library of Australia Summer Scholarships

The National Library is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022 Summer Scholarships, marking 20...

8 Oct 2021   News

Announcing the recipients of the 2022 National Library of Australia Fellowships

Congratulations to the 10 recipients of the 2022 National Library of Australia Fellowships.

8 Oct 2021   Blog

Keep calm, grab some ginger beer, and go on a picnic

As Spring sets in and lockdown restrictions in some cities ease, picnics have become an increasingly...

8 Oct 2021   Blog

Exploring Pacific Collections

Learn about history, culture and ancestry in the Pacific region through the Library’s vast collections.

1 Oct 2021   Blog

League at the Library

This year, the Penrith Panthers meet the South Sydney Rabbitohs in the grand final at Lang...

29 Sep 2021   Blog

Constitution Day: Our Constitution's Section 51 in Pictures

Discover Section 51 of the Australian Constitution through the historical poster collection of the National Library of Australia.

27 Aug 2021   Blog

Creating a love of literacy: the mission behind Indigenous Literacy Day

Indigenous Literacy Day falls on 1 September every year, and the theme for 2021 is 'Celebrating...

25 Aug 2021   Blog

From Rome to Tokyo: Australia at the Paralympic Games

With the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games underway in Tokyo, uncover Australia's Paralympic history in your national collection.