Wednesday, 1 January 2014–Saturday, 31 December 2016
2016 Keith Murdoch Oration
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1000 Books Before School
The Big Issue portraits
ON AIR: 40 years of 3RRR
Bread & stones
Reading Matters 2017
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.
On 20 September 1866 Mrs Matilda Butters attended the Mayor’s Fancy Dress Ball in the new exhibition buildings in 'The Press' dress.
Nature photographer Ern Mainka had a gift for capturing sublime images of the Australian environment.
Come behind the scenes & hear from our experts
In January 1916, the Ross Sea Party had little chance of survival. Whatever hope they had relied on their four sled dogs.