Find out about: public libraries in Queensland, library collections in languages other than English (LOTE), online newspapers and radio, learning English and much more. There is something for everyone!

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Online resources

The State Library of Queensland provides free access to international indexes and databases, and online newspapers and radio from around the world.

Languages other than English (LOTE) resources at your public library

Queensland State and Local governments provide over 340 public libraries across the state. Many public libraries are community hubs, offering a variety of free services including extensive LOTE resources.


Wilbur introduces concepts about Australian culture and recreation in a fun and educational way. Suitable for children aged 0-5 years.

Library membership

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