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  • New interactive Birds of America display

    11 Dec 2014

    Get up close to one of the Library’s most significant books through our new interactive display. READ MORE

  • New: The diggers ten commandments

    20 Nov 2014

    There’s a new piece in our historic collection – discover this light-hearted set of rules for diggers, which was circulated in the Victorian goldfields. READ MORE

  • New: La fin du monde

    27 Nov 2014

    New to our collection, thanks to the generosity of our 2014 annual appeal donors, 'La fin du monde' (1919) is a true work of art, featuring spectacular illustrations by French Modernist Fernand Léger. READ MORE