- Using the library
Using the library
Practical information to help you get started using our services, collections and support.
Become a member
Become a member for access to a great range of collections and services. Membership is free. Sign up for immediate access to benefits both online and onsite.
Library how-to videos
This series of video tutorials provide information on becoming a member, using the catalogue and getting started with some great online resources.
State Library's catalogue One Search provides access to millions of collection items and online resources.
A few simple tips and tricks can save you time and improve your overall search experience.
Services for South Bank visitors
Computers and internet
State Library offers free public computers with internet access and a Wi-Fi service across the South Bank building.
Print, copy and scan
Self-service printing, photocopying and scanning are available. A Print & Copy Card is required.
Ask a librarian
Not sure where to start your research? Use our Ask a Librarian service. Our Librarians are here to help you identify and use the resources best suited to your needs.