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Update to the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Oxford DNB

60,302 people … 11,495 portraits … 72 million words … 2500 years of history. On 27 November 2017 the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography will be updated with new content and an improved look and feel.  The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (ODNB) online is provided free for State Library of Queensland members via the OneSearch catalogue. … Read more

A picture is worth… a million lines of data

Data Visualisation presents data in a pictorial form

State Library of Queensland has commissioned the development of a prototype Data Visualisation Tool which incorporates data from the Queensland Public Libraries Statistical Bulletins from 2011-2016. Data visualization is the presentation of data in a pictorial or graphical format which enables you to see information presented visually, so you can more clearly understand patterns or … Read more

Reference enquiry sample opens on Sunday 5 February

Reference enquiry

All Queensland public libraries need to collect reference and information enquiries as they are standard performance measures. These performance measures are incorporated into the annual Statistical Bulletin and the national public library statistical report. If you need more info on the reporting requirements, please see item 1.2.4 of the Operational Services Standard. On Sunday 5 February … Read more