Resources, guides, and tools helping you to discover more of State Library's content and materials relating to Queensland.
Environment and sustainability
Access the collections, resources and content highlighting the diversity of Queensland's unique environment and the historic events that stood up to protect and preserve Queensland's natural wonders.
Tourism in Queensland
We invite you to explore selected resources, collections, and research uncovering fascinating stories and facts linking to Queensland's iconic tourism status.
Access resources identifying the diversity of LGBTQIA+ communities in Queensland including evidence of the ongoing struggle for recognition and same-sex marriage equality which became legal in December 2017.
State Library's rich architectural collections document the careers and work of noted and lesser-known architects. Explore a variety of collection resources related to Queensland architects, architectural practices and our distinctive built heritage.
Australian South Sea Islanders
Australian South Sea Islanders have a compelling heritage etched in the landscapes of Queensland. State Library has a vast array of collections and resources to explore, providing an insight into their history and contribution.
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John Oxley Library blog
Explore stories about Queensland idenities, places, events, collections and the history of Queensland.
State Library fellows
Queensland Memory Awards
Fellowships are awarded for specific projects that demonstrate and identify gaps in our knowledge of Queensland. Using the collections of the John Oxley Library explore the fellows and their research projects.
Access digital stories of fellows describing their research projects and how they uncovered new knowledge of Queensland using the collections of the John Oxley Library.
Using the library
Practical information to help you get started using our services, collections and support.
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