Become a Custodian Patron

Custodian Patrons support the State Library of NSW by enhancing access to our unique collections, promoting the history of our nation, and ensuring that every Australian has the opportunity to pursue lifelong learning.
Custodian and child in galleries.

Free access to the State Library's vast collection, scholarly lectures, innovative exhibitions and hands-on learning activities for school children is in no small way due to the support of the Custodian Patrons.  During the past ten years alone, Custodian Patrons have contributed more than $1.6 million to the Library, facilitating the acquisition of unique collection items, the preservation of rare 


Make a Custodian Patron donation using our secure online payment system. We accept online payment with Mastercard, Visa and American Express.


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You can download the Custodian Patron Donation Form by  clicking here and returning it to us with your details.