News From NSLA Libraries 

State Library of Queensland

Download high resolution images from our collection for free

15 September 2014

<p>Immediate access to 60,000 high resolution historic and contemporary Queensland images is now available free from State Library of Queensland. Out-of-copyright and Creative Commons-licenced...

State Library of Queensland

Light Horse Commemoration Ride

15 September 2014

<p>A spectacular commemorative ride of up to 100 horses from the Australian Light Horse Association will take place through Brisbane streets from 5pm on Saturday 27 September. The parade will...

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National Parkinson’s Month

10 September 2014

<p>September is National Parkinson’s Month, raising awareness of Parkinson’s Disease, its symptoms, treatments, the services and support available to sufferers and carers, and the research...

State Library of Queensland

GEM STORIES

3 September 2014

<p>A great bonus for librarians helping people with their enquiries or research is that we come across some fascinating facts, intriguing tales about people and families, and amazing stories...

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Libraries and structural change; Post 5

11 August 2014

<p>These are things I keep banging on about: that libraries continue to evoke a powerful sense of promise; that not much more than twenty years ago the promise of libraries was fairly readily...

State Library of Queensland

It’s Ekka time! What are your memories?

11 August 2014

<p>The Ekka has arrived and is in full swing, inspiring us to look back at the history of this unique event that holds a special place in the hearts of Queenslanders from both city and country...

State Library of Queensland

It’s time to celebrate fashion

11 August 2014

<h2><strong>Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival</strong></h2> <p>Brisbane’s beautifully refurbished City Hall is gearing up to host the iconic Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival...

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countdown to EKKA

5 August 2014

<p>It&#8217;s that time of year again and the countdown to <em>EKKA</em> is on! The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) is Queensland&#8217;s largest annual event. Held over ten...

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Countdown to EKKA

5 August 2014

<p>It&#8217;s that time of year again and the countdown to EKKA is on! The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) is Queensland&#8217;s largest annual event. Held over ten days each August, the...

State Library of Queensland

Multicultural resources

28 July 2014

<p>State Library of Queensland provides free access to many multicultural online resources – helping Queenslanders stay in touch with their cultures, family, friends and current information...

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Hot Modernism

23 July 2014

<p>Our exciting new Hot Modernism exhibition takes us back to the era of post-war development in Queensland, when fresh design ideas took hold and changed the architectural landscape of our...

State Library of Queensland

Have your say!

25 June 2014

<p>State Library of Queensland is developing a fresh plan for the future. <a title="SLQ2020" href="http://www.slq.qld.gov.au/whats-on/programs/slq2020">SLQ2020</a...