Library early closure: The Library will close at 5pm on Thursday 23 October to prepare for the annual Keith Murdoch Oration. More information

Facade conservation & repair works: Over the next few weeks there will be intermittent noise in the La Trobe Reading Room while work is carried out on the external walls. More information

Library early closure & facade conservation works
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Make your own book workshop

Australian Curriculum years/ AusVELS levels: 3-6
Learning Areas/Domains: English, history
General capabilities: literacy
Duration: 90 minutes
Cost: $7.70 per student (inc GST)

In this creative workshop, students will visit the Mirror of the world exhibition and see some of the Library's most amazing books. Drawing on the exhibition for inspiration, students can make their own book to take home, choosing either a pamphlet stitch or accordion design.

Request a student visit

Requests for student visits must be made at least four weeks prior to your intended visit. 

Once we've received your request, you'll receive an email containing details of your request. We will then contact you within five working days to confirm your booking.