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Contribute & create

The Library holds more than two million books, pictures, newspapers, maps and more in its collections. We've created a space where you can get creative with some of this vast array of diverse materials, and contribute your own creativity, expertise and skills.

So dive in! Create something new with our images, share your unique stories, be inspired by our Creative Fellows, post your photos of the Library and the work that you do here or contribute to our digitised newspaper article correction campaign.


In 2017 State Library Victoria teamed up with Redbubble, the global creative marketplace, to create independent art history.

We asked artists from across the world to design original work inspired by historic images from our collection to win incredible prizes.

Almost 2000 artists remixed, reused and reimagined images from our three inspiration themes:


We love seeing your photos of the Library. Share them on Instagram using the hashtag #libraryvicpic and we’ll showcase our favourites here.

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Dive into our image pool and get creative with our collection. Craft a collage, make a gif or simply print and frame a vintage poster for your wall. Share your creation on Instagram using the hashtag #remixvic.

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