Library membership

Join online for immediate access to State Library's collections and services.

If you are already a member, you can update or change your SLQ membership details at any time.

How to join

Join online for immediate access to State Library's services and collections.

Update or renew membership

Find out how to update, renew or cancel your SLQ membership. If you have lost or forgotten your username or password, you can also retrieve or change it here. You can also report a lost or stolen card.


Use your free SLQ membership to borrow, access eresources, book a meeting room and much more.


Borrow from State Library or request a loan to be delivered to your nominated Queensland public library

Your information

State Library collects your personal information to enable access to our collections and services. The confidentiality, privacy and security of your personal information is important to us.


Terms and conditions associated with SLQ membership

RLQ tourist card

Travelling throughout regional and outback Queensland? Need something to read? Tourists with a Rural Libraries Queensland (RLQ) Tourist Card can borrow material from one RLQ network library and return it to another.

RLQ online membership

Residents in RLQ regions can join online to use eresources, download ebooks, emagazines, eaudio and music. Upgrade your online membership anytime by visiting your nearest library.

RLQ membership

Reap the full benefits of being a library member; request items, renew loans, suggest new titles for purchase, access online resources. Join at your local library.

Library Shop online

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