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Services for Secondary Schools: Other libraries

A guide for teachers and students

Local Libraries


Membership of your local Council library will allow you to access a range of online resources including ebooks and databases.

State Library of Queensland


SLQ membership provides you with access to the State Library of Queensland's collections and services. You can access books, eresources, journals, databases, newspapers, manuscripts, videos, images, sound recordings and more.  Only Queensland residents can become members. A library card will be mailed to your home address within five working days when you become a member.

National Library of Australia

Access a select range of licensed electronic resources, including online journals and databases, from offsite.  To be eligible for a standard library card you must live in Australia and supply an Australian residential address.  Register here for a library card. 

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