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Happy #WorldOceanDay To celebrate we're screening The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

Image of the day - Elevated view of the mining town of Mt. Isa, 1932 #QldWeek

Today is Queensland Day! - #QldWeek

Speak a language other than English? Survey ends 8 June.

Want to learn something new? Try a creative workshop at the ! $30p/psn. Book now at

Enjoy a free screening of 'Captain Phillips' 2pm Sunday

Got a story to tell? Enter Young Writers Award for a chance to win $2000.

Join us tomorrow night to discuss the changing role of storytelling in Indigenous Australia

Were you born overseas? Tell us what you want to see and do at SLQ by 8 June. pen un

Wow, we’re feeling very warm & fuzzy! Thanks to you SLQ has been voted Australia’s Fave Collecting Institution!

Join us for a conversation on the changing role of storytelling in Indigenous Australia.

Thanks to our 150 vollies for your hard work & smiling faces that make SLQ so wonderful! #nvw2014 #volunteer

Indulge your love of fashion and browse through the exquisite images of the Vogue Archive.

The final countdown! With one day to vote, make SLQ Aus's Fave Lib with a ‘Thumbs Up’ here

Hop on down for a visit over Easter. We're open 10-5 Easter Sat - Mon (closed Good Friday)

If you enjoy SLQ as much as this kid, vote for us as Aus’s Fave library

Lieut. E. Adams and his bride Norah K. Adams – do you know what year this was? #pitchinslq

Create your own #artistsbooks with a Siganto Foundation fellowship. Applications close 15 May.

Check out this lovely sketch titled - ‘Elizabeth in 30 secs’, drawn by an unnamed grateful visitor to the JOL.