Opening hours

General library hours

Mon – Thu 10am–8pm
Fri – Sun 10am–5pm
Telephone: 07 3840 7666

Please note: kuril dhagun and exhibitions: 10am–5pm daily

Please note: All computers, printers and photocopiers will be turned off 15 minutes prior to closing time.

Check our information on finding and requesting items to find out the cut-off times for requesting different collection items.

John Oxley Library (Level 4)

Open daily 10am–5pm
Telephone: 07 3840 7666

The Corner (Level 1)

Open daily 10am–3pm
Including weekends, school and public holidays
Telephone: 07 3840 7666

The Edge 

Open Tue – Sat 12–8pm, Sun 12–6pm
Public holidays 12–6pm
Mon – Fri 9am–5pm 07 3840 7329
Sat & Sun 12–6pm 07 3842 9400

Public holiday hours 2014–2015

State Library is closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and Good Friday.

Level 4 (John Oxley Library) is also closed 20 Dec 2014 to 4 Jan 2015 (inclusive). 

All other public holidays:

Level 1 (Infozone) open 10am–5pm
Level 2 and 3 (General/Information Collections) open 10am–5pm
Level 4 (John Oxley Library) open 10am–5pm
The Edge: 12–5pm

Library Shop 

Mon – Fri: 8am-6pm
Sat – Sun: 9.30am-5pm
Public holidays: 9.30am-5pm (Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day)
Telephone: 07 3840 7576

The Library Cafe 

Sun – Sat: 7.30am–6pm
Public holidays: 7.30am–6pm
Telephone: 07 3840 7546

Library membership

State Library of Queensland provides special library services for members who have an SLQ membership card (formerly known as an e-services card).

Library Shop online

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