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  • Government announces $83.1 million redevelopment of Library

    29 Apr 2015

    This morning the State Government announced a major new redevelopment project to transform State Library Victoria. READ MORE

  • State Library Annual Appeal launches

    24 Apr 2015

    Our goal is to raise $80,000 to purchase three literary treasures and share them with our visitors. READ MORE

  • Extraordinary rare book collection donated to State Library

    17 Apr 2015

    The late John Emmerson QC has donated one of the world’s great rare book collections to the State Library. READ MORE