Flat lay of the library shop products. 

Library Shop

Visit the Library Shop to discover a uniquely Queensland retailer. The Library Shop delights in celebrating Queensland authors and makers, and is home to a beautifully curated range of stories and giftware from our own sunshine state.

Explore its unique selection of State Library collection-based merchandise, its celebrated children's section, and an extensive range of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People books and more. From the interesting and quirky to the timeless classic, the Library Shop is perfect for finding that special something.

Home of Queensland authors and artists

The Library Shop is home to a wonderful selection of Queensland's best established and emerging authors.

The Queensland literary scene is currently thriving, and the Library Shop is proud to champion the best and brightest of our state's fiction, non-fiction and children's books.

Our passion for Queensland can also be seen throughout our wide array of giftware, where we celebrate talented artists and artisans from around the state.  From scarves to ceramics, brooches to bookmarks, we're bound to have something for everyone.


The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart

Exclusive State Library merchandise

Pick up your own unique piece of Queensland.  The Library Shop celebrates the Library's unparalleled Queensland-based collection by offering maps, poster prints and more, which are based on items available exclusively at State Library Queensland.

To mark each major State Library Queensland exhibition, we also offer a range of exhibition giftware. Our exhibitions are Queensland stories, beautifully told, and you can pick something to remember them by at the Library Shop.


Exclusive Jacaranda Earrrings by Concrete Jellyfish

Library Shop

Pick up a piece of Queensland at the Library Shop in-store, or visit our online shop at

Regular opening hours

Mon - Fri
8am - 6pm
Sat - Sun
9:30am - 5pm
Public holidays
9:30am - 5pm
Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's
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Contact us


Level 1, State Library Queensland

Cultural Centre, Stanley Place, South Bank, South Brisbane


+61 7 3840 7576