The University of Queensland Library has one of the largest collections amongst Australian academic libraries and is by far the largest in Queensland.

Our collection includes access to:

  • 2.36┬ámillion book titles (electronic and print)
  • 194,870 journal titles (electronic and print)

This substantial collection is used extensively by UQ clients. In 2020, there were:

  • 10.55┬ámillion journal article downloads
  • 4.42┬ámillion ebook downloads (chapter or title)
  • 59,700 physical item loans

Our institutional repository, UQ eSpace, houses over 432,000 items authored or co-authored by UQ affiliated researchers, including more than:

  • 263,300 journal articles
  • 75,700 conference papers
  • 24,580 theses

117,480 of these items are available open access.

Our cultural and historical collections include Australian literature, art history, architecture and more.

Each library location has particular subject area strengths. We offer guides to the best resources in each subject area.