State Library of Western Australia Foundation

Our May e-Newsletter

We launch our latest appeal, Mining & Energy WA: Treasuring our Resources, bringing home the stories of the ANZACs and last days to catch Unfinished Business photographic exhibition at the State Library.

Mining & Energy WA: Treasuring our Resources History

An exciting new initiative established by the State Library of Western Australia working in partnership with the State Library of WA Foundation.  The Mining & Energy WA Archive will hold and preserve the important Western Australian records of the development of the minerals and energy industries, including social and cultural histories, building contemporary materials onto existing material held by the State Library of Western Australia.  Click here for More information...

Kay Poustie Scholarship 2016 – To be announced at the Library Information Week Awards Ceremony on May 30th.

The Kay Poustie Scholarship provides a travel grant of up to $5,000 for a library professional in Western Australia to undertake international research in innovative library services and practice that can be applied to the benefit of public libraries in WA. Read reports from previous years here and download guidelines and application form

Read our past newsletters here...

February 2016

December 2015

hiLIGHTS: A Fitting Celebration

Recap of the finale to celebrate 125 years of the State Library.