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Mitchell Library, Macquarie Street, Sydney | Sydney

This is the State reference library, housed in one of the finest buildings in Sydney. It contains about 650,000 volumes and includes: a general reference department centred round one of the world's largest reading rooms; a circulation department for public libraries and country residents; the Shakespeare Tercentenary Memorial Library which contains the only copy of the First Folio in Australia; th...

National Library of Australia | Canberra

The official website of the National Library of Australia at Canberra. The site allows an information journey through centuries, continents and civilisations using the library's collections, services, exhibitions and publications. There is an online shop.

Public Library. North terrrace | Adelaide

The Public Library Building, first occupied in 1844, is a fine freestone structure, containing 200,000 volumes, covering all branches of knowledge except law and medicine. At the rear of the main building are The Archives, wherein are kept original documents dealing with South Australia since its foundation. The Library is situated a few minutes’ walk east from Adelaide Railway Station. A...