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State Library of Queensland staff can help answer your questions and offer research guidance.  This service is provided in accordance with the Enquiry Services Management Policy.

We can:

  • assist you with identifying and searching relevant resources for your topic
  • if appropriate, refer you to other resources or organisations to find what you need.

If we cannot answer your question on the spot, we can:

  • research your topic for up to two hours free of charge (with a maximum of 6 enquiries per calendar year per client). We will endeavour to provide an answer within 10 working days.

Phone enquiries
07 3840 7810
Mon to Fri, 9am-5pm

Online enquiry
Use our online form if you have a research enquiry. (We will endeavour to provide an answer within 10 working days.) Check on an existing enquiry.

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Make an appointment with our staff. We can assist you with your research or show you the best way to use our resources.

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