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Ask a librarian

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26 May 2020

Direct from the State Library Victoria reference desk – our librarians share stories, resources and research tips, as well as some of their favourite queries (as asked by you!). 

Got a question you'd like our wonderful librarians to answer? Get in touch and let us know!

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Episode 1: Our Family History librarians take you through the top five questions they're asked on the reference desk.

Episode 2: Discover the macabre world of the Melbourne Waxworks with librarian Kylie Best.

Episode 3: The day the Sea Fury came to the Library with Reference Desk librarian Sarah Matthews.

Episode 4: How to use maps in the London Low Life database with librarian Steven Kafkarisos.

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