Every year in Australia in the lead up to both ANZAC Day and Remembrance Day, there is a wave that rolls through Australian society. It is not a tidal wave, destroying everything in its wake, nor is it merely a ripple that goes ignored by all but the most sensitive of souls. It is a … Continue reading How should we remember them?
Extract from prime minister Robert Menzies's announcement of war speech, 1939 Photo: National Library of Australia, 'Unidentified Australian Army soldiers marching with full kits : scenes of Army life in Australia during World War II'. As Australia dove headfirst into World War II in the heart of Europe during the first years of the … Continue reading The Arthur Holt Library History : Part III
In celebration of a brand new AHL blog, we decided it would be fitting to take a journey down memory lane - we mean waaaay down - and explore the stories of the library at Trinity Grammar School. Keen to know more about the humble beginnings of your school library? Join us on a journey … Continue reading The Arthur Holt Library History : Part I