Computers and internet

State Library offers free public access computing as well as internet access and a Wi-Fi service across the South Bank building.

Public computers and internet 

On level 1 - See: Condition of entry

  • 60 minutes sessions 
  • no membership required
  • access to the internet, catalogues and databases, and to Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

On levels 2, 3 and 4

  • level 3 only, booking required
  • sessions of 3 hours a day
  • log in with your membership username and password
  • access to the internet, catalogues and databases, and to Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

State Library offers a range of adaptive technology devices to enable people with a disability to use the collections and resources. Find out more here.

 

Digital Media Lab

The Edge - (Not currently available)

  • sessions up to 4 hours a day
  • log in with your membership username and password
  • access to creative and industry standard software for design, 3D modelling, web and app development and image, audio and video editing, as well as a range of audio and design equipment. Check the full list here
  • access to equipment, including midi keyboards, Wacom design tablets and much more to assist in the development of your project.

The DML is monitored by The Edge staff. Use outside of the intended purpose, or in breach of State Library policies is prohibited.  Check the opening time here.

Wi-Fi service

Wi-Fi is available surrounding the State Library building and in the Knowledge Walk from 7am to 7pm 7 days per week.  

Learn about printing at the State Library.

The Public Access ICT Services Policy provides more information on the responsible use of technology services at State Library.