Library membership

Join online or in person to access State Library services, collections and facilities.

How to join

Join online or in person at State Library to access services, collections and facilities


Use your free State Library membership to borrow, access eresources, book a meeting room or computer and much much more

Membership renewal

Your membership remains active for two years. Find out how to renew your membership

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.

QPL accounts

Members of a Queensland Public Library (QPL) can register for a QPL account with State Library. Find out here about how to register, plus the benefits for QPL members.

Guest accounts

Register for a Guest account to save your searches, receive alerts and to add online tags and comments to One Search records

RLQ tourist card

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


Terms and conditions associated with SLQ membership

Library Shop online

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