Tuesday, 1 January 2019–Wednesday, 1 January 2020
World of the Book
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Digital image pool
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The State Library is the keeper of Victoria's history – and home to millions of stories. Get to know the treasures and curiosities from our incredible collection, and hear tales from our community and from inside the Library.
Explore the early experiments of William Henry Fox Talbot, inventor of photography.
Believe it or not, science is a vital part of the State Library’s day-to-day operations.
Come behind the scenes & hear from our experts
Ten years ago Victoria reeled from the deadliest fires in recorded history.