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Find information on Australian books, publishing, grants and awards.

Australian Classification – films, etc.

Provides classification decisions for films, computer games and certain publications. Find the latest decisions and upcoming releases.

Attorney-General's Department

Australian literature: research guide

Provides a range of information on Australian literature resources as well as providing links to other related sites.

National Library of Australia

Lending rights

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Public Lending Right (PLR) and Educational Lending Right (ELR) make payments to eligible Australian creators and publishers in recognition that income is lost through the free multiple use of their books in public and educational libraries.

Ministry for the Arts

Lending Rights Online

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Register and apply if you are eligible to receive PLR or ELR payments. It allows you to submit title claims, update your personal address and banking details, and view your lending rights payment history details.

Ministry for the Arts

Prime Minister's Literary Awards

These Awards recognise the role Australian writers play in enlightening and entertaining us, reflecting on our history and taking our stories to the world.

Ministry for the Arts