Queensland's cultural heritage, knowledge and documented history is held in public libraries, Indigenous Knowledge Centres, historical societies, community museums, regional galleries, schools, universities, community spaces, private collections and businesses across Queensland. Each contributes to the preservation of Queensland's memory.

Become a digital volunteer

State Library of Queensland is dedicated to making its digital collections more visible and accessible online so that everyone can use and share them, now and in the future. You can help by becoming a digital volunteer! Check out the projects below to tag, text-correct, transcribe and help tell Queensland stories.

Tag State Library's photos in Flickr Commons

We'll know more about the photos and it will be easier for people to find them online.

Text correct newspapers in Trove

Help make newspapers easier to search and build a better resource for everyone.

Help transcribe our collections

You can contribute by sharing your knowledge and expertise.

Help tell Queensland stories

Transcribe oral histories on Amplify.

Share your stories

The John Oxley Library blog features articles about Queensland’s history, the collections and newly digitised collections. Contributions and guest blogs are also welcome.

Heritage news

State Library welcomes contributions and stories about collections, programs and heritage events in the Queensland Memory e-newsletter. 

Digitisation Toolkit

State Library supports an extensive digitisation program to enable access to Queensland content. Our Toolkit offers general information on getting started, planning for digitisation, best practice and practical advice.

Community Heritage Digitisation Offer

Have you published a book relating to Queensland’s community history or culture? Do you hold the copyright? Would you like your publication to reach a wider audience? The Community Heritage Digitisation Offer may be of interest.

Get in touch

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