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Enjoy your State Library from home with our quizzes and games, online exhibitions and webinars. Explore online books, movies, podcasts and much more. 

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Ivy May Hassard sitting in the cockpit of an air craft, ca.1935
Dangerous Women
Listen to the stories of five women who challenged the status quo.
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Staff member at conservation clinic with a book open and spotlight shining on an article of text
Care for your Collections
Learn how to preserve your collection for future generations to enjoy.
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Two women viewing screen at Sovereign Stories exhibition
Sovereign Stories
Connect with the rich knowledge, heritage and cultures of First Nations peoples through story.
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Child listening to a gramophone 1903-1913
Listen to digitised oral histories from State Library’s collections alongside automatically generated transcripts.
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Researchers Matthew Wengert and Louise Martin-Chew explore an item from the collections of the John Oxley Library.
Research Reveals
Listen to the Fellows talking about their research projects, uncovering more about Queensland history.
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Family posing for photo in a park
Family History Webcasts
Watch family history webcasts on a variety of topics, including birth, death and marriage records; immigration and house histories.
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Vessels [work of art], artists’ book by Adele Outteridge, 2004, Australian Library of Art, State Library of Queensland
Google Arts and Culture
Explore some of the unique artists’ book collection exhibited on Google Arts and Culture.
Old still of people on the beach
Fun and Games
Play fun online games and quizzes featuring our rich collections.
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Young adult writing
For readers and writers
Discover book recommendations, interviews with authors and information on the Queensland Literary Awards.
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State Library of Queensland building during the day
State Library blog
Get the latest news and read articles from a range of topics from John Oxley Library to art and design.
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Person viewing Unstacked website on laptop.
Digital Collections Catalysts
Supporting innovative and creative uses of our digital collections and collections data.
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Student and teacher using Curriculum Connect website
Curriculum Connect: learning resources
Access free online learning resources aligned to the curriculum and highlighting State Library collections.
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Flat lay of the library shop products.
The Library Shop
Visit our online shop and discover a wonderful selection of Queensland's best established and emerging authors.
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Aboriginal and Torres Islander people chatting inside the State Library of Queensland.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages
Explore the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander language activities and resources.
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Jumping for joy, Bulimba, Queensland, 1918
State Library of Queensland Flickr
Discover more about Queensland through the images shared on Flickr Commons.
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Client interacting with staff at reception
Ask us
State Library of Queensland staff can help answer your questions and offer research guidance.
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State Library visitors at the Red Box

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