This month marks the 100th anniversary of C&K Paddington Community Kindergarten located on Charlotte Street. The Paddington branch was officially opened on September 23, 1916 by Lady Goold-Adams, wife of…
Sat 1 Oct, 10.30am—3.30pm
Celebrate the arts and sciences, learning, play and adventure in a day of fun family activities.
SLQ South Bank
Detailed hours for special areas
One Search catalogue
A record of SLQ’s holdings + access to the online, multi-subject databases to which the library subscribes on your behalf. The key to SLQ.
SLQ website search
Covers our web pages, events and blog posts - a collection of useful information by and about State Library. The face of SLQ.
What is the oldest item in SLQ's collections?
Our oldest collection item is afrom ancient Iraq, dating to about 1850 B.C. Was your guess correct?
Explore our range of online resources – journal & newspaper articles, family history, music, industry data & more. Free access onsite at South Bank & many available at home if you are an SLQ member.
Over 400 newspapers and news services covering Australia and New Zealand, going back to the late 1990s and updated daily.
Courses for all levels cover technical skills, creative techniques, business strategies, & more. New courses added weekly.
Journal articles on any subject from many geographic areas in full text. Searches link to suggested ebooks in related areas.
First World War soldier portraits available online
Many thousands of Queensland soldiers had their portrait taken and published in The Queenslander newspaper. Each portrait represents part of a Queensland family's story of their First World War experience.
Did you guess it? It's aat Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, Brisbane, ca.1930.
Libraries as Creative Spaces
Promoting ready access to information through digital media.
Understanding and demonstrating the new contributions public libraries make to their communities is critical.
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