Ned Kelly's famous Jerilderie Letter,along with a detailed eye witness account of the Eureka Stockade and one of Melbourne's earliest (handwritten) newspapers are among the treasures of the State Library of Victoria touring Shepparton, Kyabram and Echuca this November as part of the award winning Travelling Treasures program.
Ned Kelly's Jerilderie Letter is amongst the treasures of the State Library of Victoria coming to Croydon public library on Thursday 9 September as part of the award winning Travelling Treasures program.
On Tuesday 7 September the State Library of Victoria will host Making a small world smaller, a forum to explore a partnership between the Library and RMIT University that would facilitate socially driven programs in Melbourne and regional Victoria.
Anne-Marie Schwirtlich, Chief Executive Officer and State Librarian, has stepped down as head of the State Library of Victoria at the end of her current contract. The Federal Minister for the Arts, Simon Crean, has today announced that she will assume the prestigious role of Director-General of the National Library of Australia.