Services and information for students

Onsite services, facilities and study areas

These services can be accessed using your SLQ membership. Not a member? Join online now.

See below for a list of facilities or view our floor plans to help find your way around our South Bank building.

Level 1
Food and drink allowed
Charge stations for portable devices
Stand-up computers – max. 30 min.
The Edge
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Level 2 – Reference Library
Full-access computers – max. 3 hours. Login with your SLQ membership.
Queensland Writers' Centre
Asia Pacific Design Library
Wi-fi printing and copying
SLQ Gallery

Level 3 – Reference Library
Full-access computers – max. 3 hours. Login with your SLQ membership.
Wi-fi printing and copying
Family History
Music collection
Music practice room

Level 4 – Heritage Collection
John Oxley Library
Picture Queensland
Australian Library of Art
Artists' books
Philip Bacon Heritage Gallery

OneSearch catalogue

Use OneSearch, our catalogue, to find books, ebooks, magazines, maps, music, videos, images and original materials e.g., diaries, records and newspapers. View them online or request them onsite using your SLQ membership.

Catalogue help

Getting help with research

SLQ staff can help you identify resources and search for information. Just ask us.
For simple enquiries, call us on 07 3840 7810 or use our instant message service (Mon–Fri).
For more complex requests, use the online form or make an appointment with our staff. Please read the Enquiry Services Management Policy before using this service.

Online research

SLQ collections, databases and eresources
Picture Queensland
Virtual books

Staying safe online

Stay Smart Online and Office of the eSafety Commissioner will give you tips on using social networking sites safely, dealing with cyber bullying and online grooming and securing your mobile phone.

Library membership

Become an SLQ member now to access our services, collections and facilities.

Library Shop online

Discover an eclectic range of books, gifts, reproduction prints and more at the Library Shop.