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Their generous contributions help us to build and protect our collection, present inspiring exhibitions and programs, and provide vital services for all Victorians.

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  • Closing weeks - donate to the Annual Appeal

    27 Jul 2015

    With your support, we can purchase and protect three literary treasures at the Library. Please give generously in the closing weeks of the Annual Appeal. READ MORE

  • New CEO announcement

    24 Jul 2015

    The President of the Library Board of Victoria, Mr John Wylie AM, today announced the appointment of Ms Kate Torney as the new Chief Executive Officer of State Library Victoria.          READ MORE

  • Australian sketchbook exhibition opens

    17 Jul 2015

    Today our new exhibition Australian sketchbook: Colonial life and the art of ST Gill opened, showcasing a lifetime of work by Australia's most popular colonial artist. READ MORE