interior view of the National Library of Australia Bookshop

As the nation’s specialist Australian bookshop our shop stocks a superb range of Australian fiction, non-fiction and children’s literature titles, including the complete range of books produced by NLA Publishing. Our selection of gifts and merchandise are sourced both locally and interstate and feature the work from a range of Australian artists. Enjoy this unique shopping experience both in-store and online.

Opening hours

The bookshop is open daily from 9am to 5pm and is closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day.

Contact

Phone: 02 6262 1424

Email: nlshop@nla.gov.au

Web: bookshop.nla.gov.au

Upcoming events

Several smiling and laughing people siting in chairs, watching something out of frame
Book event
20
May
2022
10:00am

Sydney Writers' Festival 2022: Live screenings - Friday 20 May

Several people sitting down, laughing and smiling while looking at something out of frame
Book event
21
May
2022
10:00am

Sydney Writers' Festival 2022: Live screenings - Saturday 21 May

Several people sitting down, laughing and smiling while looking at something out of frame
Book event
22
May
2022
10:00am

Sydney Writers' Festival 2022: Live screenings - Sunday 22 May

An illustration of two children sitting in a tree, with a cockatoo flying past and a person on a sidewalk in the background
Book event
25
May
2022
10:30am

National Simultaneous Storytime 2022

A black and white photo of Stewart Cockburn with his head in his hand, sitting at a typewriter
Book event
2
Jun
2022
06:00pm

Author Talk: Jennifer Cockburn in conversation