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New prize category announced for 2023 NSW Premier's History Awards

Friday 25 November 2022

The NSW Government has just announced the newly established Anzac Memorial Trustees Military History Prize valued at $10,000.  

Library acquires landmark publication on birth of modern science

Thursday 24 November 2022

A landmark 16th century book that transformed our understanding of the human body has just been acquired by the Library and will go on public display. 

Record funding for public libraries continues

Thursday 10 November 2022

NSW residents will benefit from improved access to books and information with more than $165 million to be invested into public libraries over the next four years.

Shaun Tan’s Dog finds its forever home at the Library

Thursday 3 November 2022

We've just acquired original artwork and sketches from the celebrated author/illustrator’s award-winning story Dog.

2022 Student Literary Awards

Tuesday 13 September 2022

Talented young writers from across NSW were recognised at the 2022 Student Literary Awards.