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Generous donors enable the National Library to offer a comprehensive program of Fellowships and Scholarships, with philanthropic support providing opportunities for new and emerging scholars to immerse themselves in the
Donate collection material
The Library welcomes offers for donation of published and original material to enhance our historical and research collections.
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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.