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  • New in the collection: Daryl Lindsay drawing

    22 Dec 2014

    One of Daryl Lindsay’s earliest known drawings has just been donated to the State Library. READ MORE

  • Visiting the Library this Christmas

    22 Dec 2014

    The Library will be open during the Christmas period, with a range of exhibitions ready and waiting for you. 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