Looking for truth, integrity and knowledge? Give up Google and ask a librarian!

Logo for Library and Information Week 2019

Welcome to Library and Information Week 2019, 20-24 May. The theme for this year is truth, integrity and knowledge. So we’re sharing the librarian’s toolbox with you. Learn how to find reliable information without resorting to Google. We’ll show you all the fact finding tools you need and when to use them. The Librarian’s Toolbox … Read more

Privacy Awareness Week 2019 and 10th anniversary celebrations

Privacy awareness week logo

This week is Privacy awareness week (PAW) and the 10th anniversary of the adoption of the Information Privacy (IP) Act 2009 and the Right to Information (RTI) Act 2009 in Queensland. PAW also raises awareness within the community more generally about privacy and data protection, and encourages individuals to value and protect their personal information … Read more

Finding our way Home

St Aidan's students rehearsing for their performance

St Aidan’s Anglican Girls’ School has been exploring the Home exhibition at State Library to inspire assessment pieces for a “Museum Theatre” class. Here Drama Teacher Nicole Jones reflects on what the process has been like, and how a creative investigation of State Library’s collection items has inspired deep and engaged learning. February As we boarded … Read more