October 24, 2014
On Thursday evening Lachlan Murdoch delivered the 2014 Keith Murdoch Oration at the State Library.
October 23, 2014
The Inky Awards were announced with great panache on Wednesday at the State Library.
October 19, 2014
A mixed bag of treasures from some of our streaming databases, to be enjoyed by one and all here in the Library, or at home if you’re one of our Victorian registered members.
October 17, 2014
Esteemed editor and publisher Helen Chamberlin has been awarded the 2014 Dromkeen Medal.
October 14, 2014
This week patches of native grass sprung up on the State Library’s steps as Linda Tegg’s Grasslands installation opened to the public. Standing in the concrete bustle of Swanston Street, it’s hard… Read More ›
October 10, 2014
Anna from the History of the Book collection will be highlighting some of the new treasures to be found in our Mirror of the World exhibition over the next few… Read More ›
October 6, 2014
Buildings & streets, Such was life:
In the 1870s Romeo Lane and Juliet Terrace in central Melbourne were home to men and women of the night. Supposedly men would ply their trade in Romeo Lane and… Read More ›
October 3, 2014
Arts, New books:
Framing the ocean, 1700 to the present : envisaging the sea as social space: edited by Tricia Cusack This take on the ocean seeks to investigate our changing cultural/artistic view… Read More ›