Thursday, 8 March 2018–Sunday, 24 November 2019
$20,000 art commission
Call for artists
UNESCO World Book Day
2018 Fellowships Program
Inky Awards longlist
Gifts for book lovers
The State Library is the keeper of Victoria's history – and home to millions of stories. Get to know the treasures and curiosities from our incredible collection, and hear tales from our community and from inside the Library.
How do we interpret photographs of women cross-dressing from the late 19th and early 20th centuries?
The Keith Kings collection documents the evolution of Melbourne’s public transport from the end of the Second World War to the beginning of the 21st century.
Come behind the scenes & hear from our experts
Edmund Dulac's use of intense colour combinations over pencil has made a lasting impact on children’s book illustration.