Between 10 pm Saturday, 11 July and 1 am Sunday, 12 July (AEST) access to the Manuscripts, Oral History and Pictures catalogue and the viewing of digitised items will be temporarily unavailable. We apologise for any inconvenience.


The Library's reading rooms are open. Before you visit, please read Visiting the Library. 

Jobs at the State Library

How to find Library jobs

All State Library job vacancies are listed on the NSW State Government career's website at

A Candidate Guide detailing the recruitment process followed by the State Library is available: Guide for applying for roles with the State Library of New South Wales.

The State Library of NSW has a Code of Ethics and Conduct which applies equally to everyone at the Library. It guides employees in the standards of conduct and ethical behaviour expected in working relationships with colleagues, clients and stakeholders.

To search for advertised positions at the State Library go into the above website and on the Job Search page enter 'State Library NSW' into the Keywords search box.