Beyond the Bookshelves Library Tour

Sunday 11 November 2018 10:30AM

These free guided tours behind the scenes will lead you through the archive stacks and reveal some of the hidden wonders of the State Library’s heritage collection.

Learn about conservation, restoration and preservation processes, and discover how unique items are stored and cared for. The tour will conclude in the Leah Jane Cohen Reading Room, where you can handle select samples of material.  Library staff will also be available to answer any questions that you may have.

Tours are FREE. Book at

Tour Times: 10:30am and 2pm

Tour runs for approximately 90 minutes. Flat walking shoes are recommended. Registration is encouraged but not required.