Media Centre For more detailed information, images and interviews please contact: Media & Communications Recent media releases Subject Show AllAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState LibrarianShow AllAwardsFellowshipsExhibitionsLibrary CouncilMinisterial media releasesAcquisitions and rare documentsRecent media storiesServicesState Librarian Subject Search Reset All National Biography Award shortlist announced Awards Monday 9 July 2018 Six compelling personal stories have been shortlisted for the $25,000 National Biography Award 2018. FarOut in Wagga Wagga Recent media stories Thursday 21 June 2018 Rare pieces of Australian history visiting Wagga Wagga for first time. Nominations open Library Honours Library Council 20 June 2018 Nominations open for 2018 NSW Library Council Honours. $40,000 to recognise female scriptwriters Awards Wednesday 6 June 2018 Nominations are open for the 2018 Mona Brand Award for Women Stage and Screen Writers. Best in business literature Awards Friday 1 June 2018 Story of social entrepreneurship takes out prestigious $30,000 Ashurst Prize. World Press Photo Contest winners on show Exhibitions Tuesday 22 May 2018 See the world’s best photojournalism from 2017 when the annual World Press Photo exhibition opens. $100,000 in paid research opportunities Fellowships Tuesday 22 May 2018 Applications open for a range of prestigious research fellowships totalling over $100,000. Winners announced for 2018 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards Recent media stories The NSW Premier’s Literary Awards were announced at the State Library of NSW, with a total of $295,000 offered across 12 prizes. Show more Past media releases Media Releases - 2015 Media Releases - 2014 Media Releases - 2013 Media Releases - 2012 Media kit Library Experts Are you looking for an expert to interview? Browse our expert profiles.