Largest public reference library in SA with a collection focus on South Australian information and general reference material.
Check out Mortlock Wing. Best preserved space of how the library look like back in the days.
Don't get caught on a tour. Beautiful combination of different architecture styles
Staff are so nice and knowledgable - a very friendly place
Check out the Library's History Pin Channel.
If you want quiet work areas you can also try the first gallery of the Mortlock Wing
Check out the new landing page for the online family history service Last update: Jul 17, 2012URL:
The State Library is running a customer survey. Head to
Check out the walking tours for smartphones http://guides.slsa.sa.gov.au/walkingtoursapp
Somerville reading room... Like a treasury room
Good place to juice your gadget and learn something.
Good place for study, wifi, internet and A/C during hot weather!!!
The low murmur in the general work area isn't too bad, but if you're looking for a quiet place to work, head for the silent study area behind the stacks under the windows.