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Inside the Cut Copy exhibition

What was your first Brisbane gig? Remember the music, the locations, the attitude and the style through State Library's extensive music poster and handbill collections.

The Corner

We are excited to welcome our families back to The Corner. We've missed you! Come and join us for Play Time, Baby Play and Rhyme Time.

Big Voices exhibition

Take a  journey into young artist's worlds, to see how they view themselves, their lives, their rights and their futures.

Family history

Need help starting genealogical research? The first stage might be completing a family tree. Explore our helpful eresources and guides to accessing State Library of Queensland's Family History collections.

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Culture Quest Online

Looking for a fun activity to keep the children occupied? Join us for a culture quest online and help keep Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages alive.

Cut copy enamel pin

The Library Shop has the latest in Cut Copy merch to help you relive the Brisbane music scene from the 70s to the 80s after you’ve visited the Cut Copy exhibition.

Dangerous Women podcast branding

In the first of its kind, Dangerous Women delves into the lives of Queensland risk takers and rule breakers unperturbed by stereotypes and unfunctional footwear.

State Library blog

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this blog post may contain…


Hello and welcome to The Corner at Home Activities. Today’s activity is inspired by shapes!…


Hello and welcome to The Corner at Home Activities. Today’s activity is inspired by travel!…

Readers of the John Oxley Library Blog may remember a post about the digitisation of…

Meal times are great opportunities for everyone to catch up, connect and share stories about…

Monday 9 to Sunday 15 November is Recycling Week and an important opportunity for families…

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