Opening hours

Note: Seasonal hours may vary. Please check this page for the most up-to-date information.

Infozone (level 1) and kuril dhagun
Monday – Thursday 9am – 8pm
Friday 9am – 5pm
Saturday – Sunday 10am – 5pm

Asia Pacific Design Library and State Reference Library
Monday to Thursday 10am – 8pm
Friday to Sunday 10am – 5pm

John Oxley Library, Phillip Bacon Heritage Gallery and slq Gallery
Open daily 10am – 5pm

Business Studio Library
Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

The Corner
Open daily 10am – 3pm

The Edge
Closed Monday
Tuesday to Saturday 12noon – 8pm
Sunday 12noon – 6pm

The Library Shop
Monday to Friday 8am –6pm
Saturday and Sunday 930am–5pm

The Library Cafe
Open daily 7.30am –6pm

Please note: All printers, photocopiers and computers will be turned off 15 minutes prior to closing. For cut off times for collection item requests please refer to finding and requesting items.

Public holiday hours

Note: Public holiday hours are liable to change. Please check this page for the most up-to-date information.

Good Friday
Anzac Day
Open 12noon – 5pm
Christmas Day
Boxing Day
All other public holidays
State Library spaces open 10am – 5pm
The Library Shop open 9.30am –5.30pm
The Library Cafe open 7.30am–6pm

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Library Shop online

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