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Kay Poustie Scholarship 2020

Applications for 2020 are now open - entries close 5.00pm 28 February 2020.

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Important Changes

Eligibility criteria and closing date changes for the Premier's Book Awards.

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Aboriginal Languages

This new collection is available for loan, supports Aboriginal language learning and encourages the speaking of traditional languages.

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The Value of Libraries

Recent research undertaken by Curtin University identifies both the value and the valuing of libraries.

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9:00am-8:00pm

Friday
9:00am-5:30pm

Saturday-Sunday
10:00am-5:30pm

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As a member you can borrow books and other items from our collection.

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Venues

Hire rooms for seminars, conferences, presentations, training sessions and interviews.

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Family History Talks and Tours

29 Jan 2020

Join the State Library’s Subject Specialist for tours of the J. S Battye Library of West Australian History.

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Aboriginal Family History Sessions

29 Jan 2020

Join State Library staff from the Storylines program to learn more about Aboriginal family history resources.

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Education Workshops

03 Feb 2020 to 07 Feb 2020

Discover a world of stories, history and information to support classroom learning.

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New Noise Collective Library Session with Queency and Kruger James

08 Feb 2020

Catch two of Perth’s finest groove-based acts spinning musical and lyrical gold as part of WAM’s (West Australian Music) New Noise Collectiv

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