COVID-19 update: State Library is gradually reopening and more spaces are now available. Check what’s open before you visit.
The Edge is State Library's space for creativity, ideas and experimentation.
The Edge is temporarily closed.
Following the release of the Queensland Government’s Roadmap to easing Queensland’s restrictions, State Library has partially re-opened to the public. We are working towards reopening spaces at The Edge. Please check the opening hours and read the conditions of entry.
Explore the range of facilities, hardware, software and equipment available to help you create.
Open access community makerspace with equipment and tools available for anyone with a creative idea.
A near professional environment for recording, editing and mixing sound.
Professional software on the latest hardware, free to access for all your creative endeavours.
Share in a wealth of intellectual property developed with public resources.
The Edge provides equipment to help bring your creative visions to life.
Sign up to borrow tools and gear, reducing consumption and waste from Brisbane's only public tool library.
Never recorded a track, edited a video or operated a 3D Printer before? That's okay.
The Edge hosts a program of events, workshops, meetups and community lab sessions to develop the skills to get you started and connect with like-minded creatives.
To gain full access to all the Edge has to offer, you must be a State Library member.
Not yet a State Library member? Membership is free and immediate.
Contact The Edge via phone, email or in person.
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The Window bays at The Edge are ideal for freelancers, entrepreneurs or students to meet, work and study.
The Edge offers a unique space for your next networking function or launch event.
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