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Accessible and inclusive services for people with disability

State Library of Queensland (SLQ) is ”all yours”, an inclusive and welcoming place where everyone can connect with ideas and creatively engage with each other. SLQ has a responsibility under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (Cth) to ensure people with disability are not discriminated against in the provision of services, programs and facilities. SLQ’s Disability … Read more

SLQ wins the Gallery and Museum Achievement Award for “Peace and Quiet”

SLQ staff with trophy

State Library’s Signature Program team are celebrating their win at last night’s 2016 Gallery and Museum Achievement Awards (GAMAA). The team were recognised for their work on last year’s Peace and Quiet exhibition in the award category of Engagement (Organisations with Paid Staff). Peace and Quiet was a major exhibition that took place in the SLQ … Read more

WORD UP: YOUNG WRITERS WORKSHOP

SLQ Word Up

Word Up invited aspiring young writers to come together at State Library of Queensland from the 5-7 April, 2016  for a three-day intensive writing workshop for young people aged 15-17. In 2016, the twenty-one Word Up participants that gathered were ambitious, bold, unique, and talented young people with a passion for creativity, writing and self-expression. Across … Read more