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State Library builds Rome for a day

10 April 2014

<p>The State Library will be transformed into a piece of Italy this Sunday at the free Viva l&#8217;Italia! family day.</p> <p>The Italian festival is inspired by the Library’s...

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Inky Awards longlist announced

20 March 2014

<p>The 2014 Inky Awards longlist for peer-recommended, high quality young adult fiction has been announced by the Centre for Youth Literature (State Library of Victoria) at the Somerset...

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Melbourne’s newest newspaper hits the streets Monday

28 February 2014

<p><b>This Monday <i>The Melbourne Sirius</i> will launch as Melbourne’s newest newspaper. It’s first edition will also be it’s last. The paper is a record of Melbourne’s rich...

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Tickets on sale now for Library’s biggest-ever exhibition

14 February 2014

<p>Tickets are now on sale for <a title=\"Victor Hugo: Les Misérables – From Page to Stage\" href="

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Take a break with a great Victorian book this summer

19 December 2013

<p>The Summer Read is on again and with the warm weather already here, it’s time to sit back, relax and lose yourself in a great Victorian book.<span id="more-1585"></span...

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Leave a condolence message for Nelson Mandela

10 December 2013

<p>Visitors to the State Library of Victoria are invited to leave a message of condolence for His Excellency Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.</p> <p>A special condolence book will be...

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Inky Awards teen choice literary prize winners announced at State Library of Victoria

27 November 2013

<p>The Centre for Youth Literature at the State Library of Victoria today announced the winners of the 2013 Inky Awards – Australia’s only national teen choice literary prize.<span id="...

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A Melbourne icon turns 100 today

14 November 2013

<p>The iconic domed reading of the State Library of Victoria, first opened to the public in 1913, turns 100 today.<span id="more-1565"></span></p> <p>Since its...

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Les Misérables, Ned Kelly and Victorian Media Hall of Fame make news at the State Library of Victoria

15 October 2013

<p>Last Friday at the State Library, the Melbourne Press Club announced their 2013 Victorian Media Hall of Fame inductees and that the Melbourne Press Club and State Library are working...