News archive - April 2011

  • 2011 Community Heritage Grants closing soon

    Applications for the 2011 Community Heritage Grants will close on Friday 6 May.

    -- posted on 29 April 2011

  • Libraryhack competition now open

    Hackers and other digital creatives can now use data from libraries across Australia and New Zealand to develop apps and mashups – and maybe win $6000.

    -- posted on 29 April 2011

  • Harold White Fellow Presentation

    Join Amy Reigle Newland as she talks about Kabuki woodblock prints by Toyohara Kunichika (1835-1900). Wednesday 4 May, 5.30 pm at the Library.

    -- posted on 28 April 2011

  • Innovative Ideas Talk

    Dr Sam Prince, named as one of 10 Outstanding Young People of the World, will deliver the next Innovative Ideas Talk at the National Library of Australia on 12 May.

    -- posted on 27 April 2011

  • The Business of Nature

    Hear author and historian Roslyn Russell talk about her new book, The Business of Nature: John Gould in Australia on Saturday 7 May.

    -- posted on 21 April 2011

  • Library treasure honoured

    One of the National Library’s treasures, a 1796 theatre playbill, has been added to the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register.

    -- posted on 5 April 2011