Each year, hundreds of thousands of pages of content are added to our digital collections and made available online through Trove. See what’s recently become available to view online, and what’s coming soon. 

What’s new in 2024

January

Papers of Kristian Fredrikson

This collection includes sketches, artworks and models by renowned stage and costume designer Kristian Fredrikson from many productions throughout his long career.

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Detailed, slightly abstract sketches of costumes for a man and a woman featuring red, black and orange robes and headresses
Costume and Set Sketches – Oedipus Rex (detail), 1964, from the papers of Kristian Fredrikson, nla.obj-3139274966

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Coming soon

Daily Mirror newspaper

Pages from May 1941 to December 1954 are being made available on Trove as they are captured, so you can find some in Trove now.

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Highlights from 2023

Papers of Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony collected by Eric Nicholls

Sketches, writing, articles and more by and about Walter and Marion Griffin from throughout their lives and careers, including the establishment of Canberra.

Records of the Australian Women Pilots' Association

Eight scrapbooks of newspaper cuttings, letters and photographs collected by the Australian Women Pilots' Association about women fliers, particularly in Australia during the 1950s and 1960s.

Hemisphere journals

29 volumes of the Asian-Australian magazine that sought to help university students from the Asia-Pacific adjust to life in Australia by providing insight into Australian culture and history.

Chinese Language

Books, pamphlets and albums about China, Chinese culture, and the experience of Chinese migrants in Australia, including titles published in Australia, in both traditional Chinese and English languages.

Australian Cookery Books

Over 100 historical cookbooks covering a variety of Australian and international cuisines for all skill levels - and more to come.

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