close

Opening hours: The Library will be open on Tuesday 4 November from 10am to 6pm. More information

About us

The State Library of Victoria is one of Melbourne's pre-eminent cultural institutions.

We are the state's largest public reference library and our collection includes ephemera, artworks, audio and video files, digitised copies of works, music scores, books and more.

On these pages you can discover our history, vision and values. You can also find the latest job vacancies, media releases, policies and annual reports.