Search press clippings
The library’s collection of art-related press clippings is one of the most complete of its kind in Australia. Collected into separate volumes, it dates from the 1870s, but is particularly comprehensive for the 20th century.
Currently available online as transcribed text:
- January 1905 – June 1921
- June 1921 – August 1923
- August 1923 – March 1924 (in progress)
- January 1938 – January 1940
- November 1947 – February 1950
- January 1952 – December 1953
To request a particular article and/or image from an article (in JPEG format), use the Reference enquiry form.
Library and archive
Normal opening hours
Open to the public
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10am–4pm
No appointment necessary
Conditions apply to accessing archive
Will close for stocktake and holidays
Last day open in 2016: 26 November
First day open in 2017: 31 January
Physical access to the library and archive for those who cannot use the stairs can be arranged with prior notice (preferably one working day): tel 02 9225 1738. Visitors with disabilities may wish to contact the Gallery’s access coordinator: tel 02 9225 1647.