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  • Conservation guides: care for historic items at home

    7 Jul 2015

    Did you know that the State Library offers free information guides to help you care for your historic items at home? READ MORE

  • Sofie Laguna wins Miles Franklin Literary Award

    30 Jun 2015

    Last week Sofie Laguna won the coveted Miles Franklin Literary Award, announced at State Library Victoria. READ MORE

  • Coming soon: Australian sketchbook exhibition

    24 Jun 2015

    The first major retrospective of Australia’s most popular mid-19th century artist, opens at State Library Victoria 17 July. READ MORE