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Lynda.com a great place for digital learning, free with State Library of Queensland membership

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If you want to improve your digital skills try Lynda.com, the online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. There are courses from beginner to advanced, so become a member of State Library of Queensland or your local library or IKC for free membership … Read more

Free library service for Queensland travellers

Free library service for Queensland travellers RLQ tourist card membership If you’re travelling through outback and regional Queensland why not become a Rural Libraries Queensland (RLQ) tourist member and get free access to library services and collections at more than 60 branches across the state? From Normanton to Birdsville there’s an RLQ library wherever you’re … Read more

Book Crossing at SLQ


State Library of Queensland provides services for interstate and international visitors who may not be eligible to borrow from our collections. These visitors are able to take books home through the Book Crossing program. There is a small collection of books in State Library’s Infozone on level 1 that are marked with Book Crossing stickers. … Read more

Read your favourite magazines online for free

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15 iconic Australian magazines have been added to the PressReader collection available online for free through State Library of Queensland. These newly available popular titles include The Australian Women’s Weekly, Dolly, Cosmopolitan, Gourmet Traveller, Australian Geographic, House & Garden, Good Health, Money, Elle, Empire and Motor. They take place alongside PressReader’s thousands of publications from … Read more

Free access to online dictionaries and encyclopedias

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Are you looking for a definition or some authoritative facts? SLQ provides free access to online dictionaries and encyclopedias for all SLQ members. Just some of the available titles include Macquarie Dictionary, Oxford English Dictionary and Oxford Reference Online Premium Collection. The online Macquarie Dictionary allows you to search the dictionary and thesaurus together or … Read more