Strategy in action case studies

Explore more of the ways we have embraced our Digital Strategy.


A real-time visualisation of the resources people are accessing from One Search, the library’s catalogue.

Flickr Commons

More than 4000 curated collection items, freely available for use and re-use.


In 2018 State Library added over 1000 citations to Wikipedia during the #1lib1ref campaign.

First World War soldier portraits

30,000 digitised World War 1 soldier portraits from The Queenslander newspaper for free use and re-use. 

Deadly Digital Communities

A program for communities to develop digital skills to access health, social and financial services.

Maker workshops at The Edge

A series of after-work maker sessions at The Edge gave staff the opportunity to explore and create.

Learning online

State Library members have free access to, an elearning platform that includes over 13,000 courses.

80Hz: Sound Lab 2.0

80Hz: Sound Lab 2.0 takes images from State Library's collection and digitally translates them into musical compositions using metadata.