Saturday, 1 December 2018–Tuesday, 31 December 2019
World of the Book
Are you a teen who loves books?
Join the volunteer greeters program
Digital image pool
take a look
Planning a function?
Some La Trobe collection items are unavailable until 21 Feb; The changing face of Victoria exhibition is closed 11-22 Feb. READ MORE
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.
Explore the early experiments of William Henry Fox Talbot, inventor of photography.
Believe it or not, science is a vital part of the State Library’s day-to-day operations.
Come behind the scenes & hear from our experts
Ten years ago Victoria reeled from the deadliest fires in recorded history.