Media centre

Welcome to our Media centre, where you can read the latest information on events and activities at the Library or browse our archive of past media releases from 2010 to 2014.

Photo opportunities and interviews can be arranged with our collection experts and Library staff. For further information, please contact Lilly O'Gorman on 03 8664 7263 or send an email to media@slv.vic.gov.au.

The Library's impressive galleries and spaces can be hired as unique locations for films, advertisements or television programs. To discuss your requirements, please contact our venue hire team on 03 8664 7291.

State Library Victoria announces 2018 Fellowship recipients

Tuesday 17 July 2018

Recipients of State Library Victoria Fellowships worth over $200,000, were announced today. This year’s fellowship program offers research opportunities across diverse areas including children’s literature, social history, visual arts, theatre, Ukrainian studies and, for the first time, Indigenous Victorian Aboriginal Culture.

New Program to kickstart creative startups

Thursday 07 June 2018

Victorian creativity and business nous are set to combine with the announcement of Foundry658, a new Victorian Government business development program aimed to kickstart the next generation of creative and cultural businesses.