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Lifelong learners

Discover an exciting range of courses, talks and workshops designed for learners of any age and stage of learning.


What's On for Lifelong Learners

Where do I start? Discover the State Library

Thursday 3 May 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

For the first time user. Come along and ask us your questions.

Launch into Library Research - Family History Building Blocks

Wednesday 9 May 2018 - 10am to 3:30pm

Family History Librarians will show you how to get started and where to look for the key documents to start your journey.

Identifying and Captioning Nineteenth Century Photographs

Wednesday 16 May 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

This hands-on workshop will give attendees an opportunity to look at and analyse real examples of dozens of different photographic formats.

Starting Family Research at the State Library

Thursday 14 June 2018 - 10:30am to 12pm

Family history can reveal surprising and sometimes moving lost stories that enhance an individual's understand of who they are.