December 7, 2016
The sounds of Melbourne Music Week may be fading into the distance, but there’s still lots to listen to here at the State Library.
December 24, 2015
Christmas always brings with it a wealth of seasonal music, and who could resist the Wiggles and Santa Claus?
December 18, 2015
Such was life, War:
The Library’s Argus Collection consists of thousands of newspaper photographs, mainly related to WW1 and WW2, many of which have been digitised.
December 19, 2014
As Christmas approaches the Listening Posts in Arts are alive with festive sounds including new releases and old favourites.
December 18, 2014
The Library will be open during the Christmas period, with a range of exhibitions ready and waiting for you.
December 24, 2013
A few presents for Christmas…… Magnificat by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Son of the great Johann Sebastian, and a very fine composer in his own right, C.P.E.Bach wrote this wonderful… Read More ›
December 19, 2013
Such was life:
Ready for Christmas? Have you done everything that needs doing? Are you sure?
December 13, 2013
With Christmas fast approaching the Listening Posts in Arts are alive with festive sounds including new releases and old favourites. The online catalogue indicates which Listening Post the CD is available on. There are eight… Read More ›
December 24, 2012
Sport, Such was life:
One of world sport’s most famous trophies, cricket’s Ashes urn, was presented for the first time on 24 December 1882.
December 20, 2011
You didn’t think that we’d leave 2011 without something festive, did you? Santa Claus: collection of Luca Sacchi by Luca Sacchi For all of you Santa-philes out there (we know… Read More ›