Open Data Day 2018

Saturday 3 March 2018 is Open Data Day, an international celebration of government and other organisations openly sharing data for anyone to use. State Library of Queensland supports open access to information and ideas and has developed an Open Data Strategy. The Library has contributed more than 20 different open datasets to the Australian data … Read more

Cultural materials conservation: tools of the trade


When it comes to treating objects, choosing the right tools can determine how successfully a conservation treatment is executed. Here in Preservation Services, at the State Library of Queensland, our lab is filled with weird and wonderful tools that assist in the conservation treatment of some of Queensland’s precious objects. Conservation tools range from the … Read more