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 Matthew van Hasselt on 03 8664 7263 or Maria O'Dwyer on 0433 905 581, or send an email: 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.

Renegades rock stars and regular people find a home at State Library Victoria

Friday 18 August 2017

State Library Victoria has acquired over 60,000 images by the late maverick photographer Rennie Ellis. Best known for his fly-on-the-wall photography of celebrities, models, nightclubs and Australian suburbia, Ellis was the social documentarian of an era, capturing every slice of Australian life over a thirty-year period.