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Giving to your National Library
Our collections are extraordinary. Your support can help us share them.
Donate to digitise the collection
You can bring our unique collections online
Donate to scholarships and fellowships
You can support curious minds to create new knowledge
Donate collection material
The Library welcomes offers for donation of published and original material to enhance our collections.
Make a bequest
You can create a legacy by leaving a bequest to the National Library
Thank you to our Patrons and donors - your generosity is transformational
The Impact of Giving - The Susan and Isaac Wakil Foundation
Bringing our performing arts collections online
Become a volunteer
The Volunteer Program offers you an opportunity to play an active role in supporting and promoting the work of the Library.
Become a Friend
The Friends of the National Library of Australia share a passion for the Library and its collections.
Contact the NLA Philanthropy Team
We would love to speak with you to discuss your support for the Library.
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Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this website contains a range of material which may be considered culturally sensitive including the records of people who have passed away.