Facade conservation and repair works: Over the next few weeks there will be intermittent noise in the La Trobe Reading Room while work is carried out on the external walls. More information

The Great War – personal stories
View our WWI short films
The Great War – personal stories promo slide
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Find articles, ebooks and more
NSLA eresources
Workshops for kids Create your own animation to take home!
Get animated
2014 Inky Awards Vote for your favourite Young Adult book
2014 Inky Awards
NEW CURATOR TOURS Enhance your visit to our world-first exhibition
Victor Hugo From Page to Stage
FREE EXHIBITION  Celebrate the magical, imaginative world of children’s picture books
Illustration of a boy riding on a gorilla with the text 'Once Upon a Time'
Download our new iPhone app! And discover the history of grand old Melbourne
Hoddle's Grid: Explore Melbourne's street history through photos

What's on this week

Theatre Program
  • Tuesday 23 September 2014, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Cowen Gallery
Family groups on a library tour © Carla Gottgens
  • Sunday 28 September 2014, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Meet in front foyer
  • Thursday 25 September 2014, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Queen's Hall