State Library provides access to an extensive range of databases through One Search, the library catalogue. To find a database search by the database title or search for a subject and refine your results by the resource type facet.
Alternatively, below is a list of recommended databases in selected subject categories.
Terms and conditions apply to the use of these eresources.
Art and art sales, fashion, architecture and design including:
Accounting and taxation, company information and analysis, market and industry reports and articles from business journals. Includes:
Newspapers, historical records and biographical information. They Include:
General and specialised medical information. Includes:
Databases that cover both general and specialised resources in arts, education, philosophy, dance, literature and culture include:
Resources of interest to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples or to researchers in this area include:
Poetry and major Australian literature resources include
General and specialised law information including legal encyclopaedias, case law, law reports, family & environmental law eg.
Databases covering multiple subjects, and a great place to start for school assignments, including:
General and specialist encyclopedias, sound recordings and music scores including:
News from Queensland and around the world both current and historical. Includes:
Australian and international resources including:
Encyclopedias, general online reference sources and statistics include: