What is Atlas?
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Atlas is a community that treasures discovery, curiosity and creativity.  

Join Atlas to participate in online clubs for artmaking, writing and reading, as well as special events and activities.  

This junior membership program is FREE for all young people aged 5 to 15 years in New South Wales, and beyond!

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Why join Atlas?
Register now to become part of our new community for curious kids!  Membership includes: 
Special events

just for members, at the State Library and online

Safe online space

after-school clubs and things to do any time

Share your work

publish your drawing and writing on the website

Welcome pack

posted to your front door if you live in NSW


Do you love writing, reading or making art? We have the perfect club for you! 


Young Writers Club

Be inspired by the Library’s collections, build your writing skills and become part of a creative community. Young Writers Club will ignite your imagination and help you to bring your writing to life!


Art Club

Are you ready for an inspiring art adventure? Unleash your creativity as we explore new techniques, learn about the stories behind the art in the Library’s collections, and have fun making art together. 


Book Lovers Club

Meet amazing Australian authors and ask them everything you’ve ever wanted to know about life as an author. They will share stories about their books, where they find inspiration and the best parts of their job.

Special events

Atlas members are invited to these special events! See what's happening online and at the Library and find out how you can participate.

Things to do

Discover a new world of fun as you explore activities to get you drawing, writing, building, crafting, playing, investigating and more. Let your curiosity lead the way!  

Explore activities

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