Join the library

Library membership provides you with access to the State Library of Queensland's collections and services.

How to join

If you are a Queensland resident, you can join online or onsite.


Join SLQ for free. See what you get with your membership

How to renew or update your card

Your library card is active for two years from the date of issue or renewal.

Register for a QPL account

If you are a member of a Queensland Public Library (QPL) you can register for a QPL account.

Register for a Guest account

A One Search Guest account allows you to personalise your catalogue searches.

Get an RLQ tourist card

Travelling throughout Queensland? Need a book to read?

Library Shop online

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