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New ‘look dater’ does detective work for family historians

A unique photo‐dating tool – the first of its kind in Australia – is set to transform the way genealogists and family historians trace their ancestors.

FAR Out! NSW Governor heading to Casino

The Governor of NSW will be a surprise guest for 150 students at Casino Public School on 20 May 2016.

Winners announced for 2016 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards

The NSW Premier’s Literary Awards were announced tonight at the State Library of NSW, with a total of $305,000 offered across 13 prizes.

New President of the NSW Library Council

Former Minister for the Arts and champion of public libraries George Souris has been appointed President of the NSW Library Council.

New State Library purchase reveals true author of Romeo and Juliet!

The State Library has just acquired an incredibly rare document.

Shortlists announced for 2016 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards

Works of today’s leading Australian writers have been shortlisted for the 2016 NSW Premier's Literary Awards.

2015 Ashurst Business Literature Prize announced

Stuart Kells has won the 2015 Ashurst Business Literature Prize for his ground-breaking counter-history of the 20th century’s greatest publishing house.

World Press Photo returns to the Library

The prestigious World Press Photo exhibition returns to Sydney for the 16th year from 21 May to 19 June 2016.

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