‘MANY OF THE [STATE LIBRARY’S] MOST UNIQUE COLLECTIONS ARE THE LIFETIME WORK OF A NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS OR ORGANISATIONS’. So says the State Library of Victoria in its Collections and Content Strategy 2020; the stories and voices of all Victorians .
The unique collections include:
The Library will also consider:
– formed collections or personal libraries formed around particular collecting themes or topics that complement the Library’s strengths;
– original artworks, preliminary sketches and dummy books for Australian children’s picture books.