Contact us

General inquiries Reference and collection inquiries

Phone

03 8664 7000

In person

State Library Victoria
328 Swanston St
Melbourne VIC 3000
AUSTRALIA

Reference queries

Ask one of our librarians for assistance. Or, find answers to your questions by checking our help pages and research guides.

Collection inquiries

  • General information inquiries: 03 8664 7002
    (including Arts, Newspapers and Genealogy collections)
  • Australiana & heritage collections: 03 8664 7009
    (including Pictures, Australian Manuscripts, Maps, Australian Rare Books, and the Rare Children's Books Collection)
  • Conservation advice: 03 8664 7359
  • Copyright inquiries: copyright@slv.vic.gov.au
Other inquiries
Library membership
  • Library membership inquiries, including misplaced cards and registration renewal: 03 8664 7004
Enewsletter subscriptions

Visit our subscriptions page to subscribe, unsubcribe or change your subscription details for our enewsletters.

Program & event information

Education programs: 03 8664 7555 or education@slv.vic.gov.au

Centre for Youth Literature: youthlit@slv.vic.gov.au

Event bookings: 03 8664 7099 or inquiries@slv.vic.gov.au

Access for people with a disability
  • Disability services librarian: 03 8664 7005
  • Teletypewriter (TTY) callers: 03 9639 7006
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Venue hire

Inquire about venue hire: 03 8664 7291 or venuehire@slv.vic.gov.au

Volunteering & employment

Volunteer program: volunteers@slv.vic.gov.au

Employment opportunities: employment@slv.vic.gov.au

Bookshop & cafe

Readings bookshop: 03 8664 7540 or slv@readings.com.au

Mr Tulk cafe: 03 8660 5700 or info@mrtulk.com.au