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State Library Of Queensland

Stanley Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3840 7666
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“borrow books” (5 reviews)
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Stanley Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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"free wifi"
in 50 reviews
"borrow books"
in 5 reviews
"children's area"
in 5 reviews
"great space"
in 9 reviews
"the river"
in 40 reviews
"great building"
in 5 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 6 reviews
"during school holidays"
in 5 reviews
"great cafe"
in 5 reviews
"art galleries"
in 6 reviews
"all ages"
in 10 reviews
"south bank"
in 13 reviews
"public transport"
in 7 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 5 reviews
"study"
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"libraries"
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"queensland"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite a range of books if you like reading you can spend a lot of time in here reading the old fashioned way a hard copy though myself i read more ebooks

Thank Nick F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family loves hanging out at SLQ on the weekend. Such an amazing building, beautiful architecture and incredible collections. The cafe is not bad either! The Corner and Asia-Pacific Design library are our favourites. Also a great place to read the paper over a coffee!More

Thank Gillian G
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slq_12, Front Office Manager at State Library Of Queensland, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, I am glad your family enjoys visiting State Library. You may also like to take a look at our exhibitions on your next visit. We currently have Lifestyle: a sunshine state of mind in our main gallery on level 2, Islands;...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the library for a free French movie. The movie was interesting but the seating in the Library for watching movies is a little inadequate. There are three screens across the front of the room - I was seating in the second row but found...More

Thank Christine R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Library was very large. It had several reading rooms along the river bank and throughout the library. There were many computers available. They had a display of the Olympic torch including how it was made and what the insides look like. I didn't really...More

1  Thank MARILYN B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to chill out and unwind to avoid the hustle bustle of Brisvegas. Would definitely rate this library.

Thank tameramccallum
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Loved looking around, the last time I visited was in the early 90's, a lot has changed. During school holidays there are a lot of childrens activities. There are displays that change regularly all are worth looking at. Ww will certainly be back

Thank FourPlay26
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slq_12, Front Office Manager at State Library Of Queensland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thanks for your review, I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to State Library, we hope you will return again.

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Librarians were great and could assist me with finding great knowledge material in the archives. Its a big and unique library and I highly recommend to university students and Year 12 students to study and research in.

Thank HeatherTwiggs
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slq_12, Front Office Manager at State Library Of Queensland, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thanks for your feedback and happy to hear you had a successful visit to State Library.

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

You will not be disappointed in visiting the Queensland State Library with a pleasant environment with the Indigenous Display including a beautiful full wall colour map showing the local indigenous people across Brisbane.

Thank Adelaide_Hills
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Amazed that the library was open on a National Public Holiday! Friendly staff pointed me towards computers where I could freely look at the Internet for 40 minutes (no ID required & no bureaucratic government rules :) The library is well-designed with many shady break-out...More

Thank Yumcha_Addict
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slq_12, Front Office Manager at State Library Of Queensland, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks for your review and I am glad you enjoyed your visit to State Library. Library members are also welcome to use the computers on level 2 and 3 for 3 hours per day.

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Great kids corner with lots of interactive play like cubby and kitchen books and puzzles at the library they even have a foam block area which encourages kids big and small to imagine all sorts of shapes. The day we were there they had a...More

Thank Lana F
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Michael B
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There is a kids area on the Ground Level.
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