Art and design

The art and design collections of State Library of Queensland contain a broad range of materials relating to the world history of art from pre-history to the present day. The collection strength of 19th and 20th century Western art resources is complemented by the contemporary resources of the Asia Pacific Design Library and the specialist collections about Australian art and book arts that comprise the Australian Library of Art, the James Hardie Library of Australian Fine Art, The Lindsay Collection of Pat Corrigan, The History and Art of the Book Collection and the Artists' Books Collection.

Australian Library of Art

The Australian Library of Art documents the fine arts in Australia including the arts and crafts of the book.

Asia Pacific Design Library Collection

The Asia Pacific Design Library is a unique hub where you can access publications, lectures, exhibitions, research and more.