Legal deposit is a requirement for Australian publications to be deposited with the National Library of Australia. The Library prefers the deposit of electronic publications. See how to deposit for more information.

Online publications

Deposit online books, journals, magazines, newsletters, maps and music scores using the National edeposit service

Deposit now

Do you have an annual report?

To deposit your online annual report, you need to:

  1. Create an account in the National edeposit service 
  2. Select Make an edeposit
  3. Select Serial and upload your report

Offline publications

Send one copy of offline publications to:

Books
Legal Deposit
National Library of Australia
Canberra ACT 2600

Journal, magazine and newsletter issues
Legal Deposit
National Library of Australia
Canberra ACT 2600

Music scores
Legal Deposit
National Library of Australia
Canberra ACT 2600

Maps
Legal Deposit
National Library of Australia
Canberra ACT 2600

Contact us

Using our legal deposit contact us form.