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  • New summer exhibition celebrates 40 years of Triple R

    17 Nov 2016

    ON AIR: 40 years of 3RRR, a free exhibition that marks the 40th anniversary of Triple R, Melbourne’s iconic and much-loved community radio station opens this week. READ MORE.

  • Alison Lester awarded the 2016 Dromkeen Medal

    22 Nov 2016

    State Library Victoria has awarded the 2016 Dromkeen Medal to celebrated children’s author Alison Lester and the Dromkeen Librarian’s Award to Sarah Steed from Libraries ACT. READ MORE.

  • Digital publishing partnership supports emerging writers

    8 Nov 2016

    State Library Victoria has launched a partnership with online publishing start-up Tablo to develop Tablo Communities, an innovative new platform that supports emerging Victorian writers. READ MORE.