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  • New literary podcast celebrates writers and writing

    13 Oct 2016

    Recorded at the State Library, The Garret podcast interviews leading Australian authors to explore how they start, draft, complete and market their writing. READ MORE.

  • State Library announced as Melbourne Music Week Hub

    13 Sep 2016

    State Library Victoria will be the 2016 hub for Melbourne Music Week, illuminating the city’s world-renowned music scene. READ MORE.

  • Virtual State Library Victoria showcased in Google Expeditions

    16 Sep 2016

    Priceless collections and the prized architecture of State Library Victoria will be available in virtual reality to students and teachers around the world. READ MORE