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State Library of Victoria

Victor Hugo: Les Misérables – From Page to Stage now open

18 July 2014

<p><em>Victor Hugo: Les Misérables – From Page to Stage</em>, a world-first exhibition and the biggest ever staged by the State Library of Victoria, is now open.</p> <p>...

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State Library welcomes new Creative Fellows – funds creative use of collections

2 July 2014

<p>The State Library of Victoria has announced the recipients of the 2014-15 Creative Fellowships, a program started eleven years ago to foster the creative use of the State Library’s...

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Cultural coup as Melbourne secures French national treasure

4 May 2014

<p>The original 1862 manuscript of <em>Les Misérables</em>, a French national treasure, is leaving Europe for the first time to be exhibited exclusively at the State Library of...

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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

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ROME: Piranesi’s vision – a major exhibition of Italy’s master printmaker opens at State Library in February

21 January 2014

<p><em>Rome: Piranesi’s vision</em>, the largest Australian exhibition of work from one of Europe’s best known and respected printmakers, Giovanni Battista Piranesi, opens at the...

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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...