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Exploiting your Invention: The Story of Innovation and Invention through Patents and Trade Marks

Pauls Polar Perfection Ice Cream trade mark, Australian Official journal of patents trade marks and designs 1934

New ideas, innovations and discoveries are protected by legal documents known as patents. Belonging to the area of law referred to as intellectual property, the economic and moral protection of ideas and designs has a long history, dating from a Venetian law in the 1400s and adopted into British Law by the Statute of Monopolies … Read more

SLQ Unstacked

SLQ Unstacked

The State Library is excited to launch our latest project Unstacked. Over the last few months, we have been working with Interaction Designer Elisa Lee and Creative Technologist Adam Hinshaw, and their team to create a new way of visualising the State Library’s collection. The Library has a lot of great content in our collection … Read more

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