Family history eresources and indexes

State Library of Queensland's family history eresources and indexes can lead you to relevant information about your family. 

Find information about ancestors in indexes to Queensland material held at State Library. Discover databases with information from Australia and around the world. Learn about what other family history eresources are available.

State Library indexes free online


Indexes available through Queensland Government open data

Data sets only:

Can also be searched through One Search catalogue:

    Indexes available through One Search

    The following can be searched through the One Search catalogue State Library Family History Indexes:

    Colonial Secretary's letters received re Moreton Bay 1822-1860

    Most of the material indexed above is located on microfilm in the level 3 reading room.

    eresources accessible with a library membership anywhere

    These eresources can be accessed for free, both at State Library and at home, if you are a library member.

    eresources accessible and free onsite only at State Library

    These eresources can be accessed onsite only at State Library.


    Check the One Search online catalogue for specific titles.

    eresources free anywhere via State Library website

    Useful websites for family historians is a collection of quality websites selected by information professionals for family and local historians. It includes sites from across Australia and overseas. Links to the most important parts of a website are included.