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Vicki McDonald AM, State Librarian and Chief Executive Officer talks about some of the perks of a free State Library membership.
Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video platform that offers classic films and documentaries. Best of all it's free with your State Library membership.
Keep learning in the moments that matter with online video courses taught by industry experts in software, creative, and business skills. Best of all it's free with your State Library membership.
ProQuest is the first online newspapers service to combine key national titles from Fairfax, News Ltd and ABC.
State Library is currently closed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. You will be able to access onsite features of State Library membership when the library re-opens.
Access online books, magazines, journals, newspapers, documentaries and films
Borrow books and items from the Information Collections*
Access thousands of online courses
Research your family history with Ancestry Library Edition and Findmypast
Fast track your catalogue searches with personalisation options
Request items from the catalogue before you visit
Use a computer
Book meeting and collaborative spaces
Book the piano practice room
Access audio and video recording equipment, digital media software, fabrication tools and more
*Visit State Library to show photo ID and proof of Queensland residency.
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