Northern Territory Library, Darwin

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The Northern Territory Library is the major reference and research library of the Northern Territory of Australia, responsible for collecting, preserving and providing access to the territory's documentary heritage and connecting people to the world of information. The library is located in Parliament House in the State Square complex, in the suburb of Darwin City. The library holds over 108,000 books and 30,000 items.

As of 2020, the Northern Territory Library and NT Archives Service have merged, to form a new branch within the Department of Tourism, Sport and Culture, known henceforth as Library & Archives NT.
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  • You may not be able to judge a book by its cover, but you can certainly judge a city by its main library--in this case the main library for the Northern Territory. It has temporary exhibitions, but...  more »
  • This library is located within a pleasant building, that is beautifully lit in the evenings. There was some function being held in the library during our visit, so we were limited to only several...  more »
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  • Quiet, clean, and high-tech. It provides free wifi, print (up to 20 pages), and computer usage. Moreover, the staffs are also very helpful.
  • Excellent library, polite staff and free to the public. The building it is in looks amazing and has great history behind it.

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