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2014 Media Releases

28 Jul 2014
Shortlist for WA Premier’s Book Awards 

State Library of Western Australia CEO and State Librarian, Margaret Allen today announced the shortlist for the 2014 Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards. 552 books were entered into the Awards over 9 categories and it is the first year for the WA emerging writer’s category. The Awards had strong entries from WA publishing houses and titles from notable authors Tim Winton and Shaun Tan.

17 Mar 2014
State Library Needs Your Documents

Organisations and individuals in Western Australia are now required to provide a copy of all publicly distributed materials to the State Library of WA.

05 Mar 2014
Newly Purchased Robert Juniper Artworks Go On Show

The State Library of Western Australia has acquired the entire collection of Robert Juniper’s artworks from Mason Judy (1977), a picture book by Western Australian author Trevor Todd. This collection will go on public display in a free exhibition within The Gallery on the Ground Floor of the State Library of Western Australia between Wednesday 5 and Monday 10 March.