Watch a short video of Ruth Pullin discussing the work of colonial landscape painter, Eugene von Guérard.
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Discover the riches of the Bendigo Regional Archives Centre's collection in this Family History Feast 2017 talk delivered by Archives Officer, Dr...
Listen to a lecture by Professor Michelle P Brown on the art of the islands: Celtic, Pictish, Anglo-Saxon and Viking visual culture in Britain and...
It’s been a year to celebrate at State Library Victoria – here are some of our highlights.
Patrick McGorry discusss the breakdown and proposed reform of the mental health system in Victoria, in this 2017 Redmond Barry Lecture.
Hear award-winning writer, editor and anthologist Bruce Pascoe deliver the 2017 Stephen Murray-Smith Memorial Lecture.
Artist Rick Amor explains why he's gifted his vast print archive to State Library Victoria.
Hear an expert panel discuss the striking graphic design and cultural context of the Library's collection of mid-century Japanese matchbox labels...
See a short time-lapse video of the installation of the Library's 'World of the book' exhibition in the iconic Dome Galleries.
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