Education history collection
Education history collection is part of Library Services and located at the Coorparoo Education Precinct.
Education history client services include a specialist information and referral service.
The collection includes reference materials, syllabus, textbooks, exercise books and copybooks previously used in Queensland schools. Information files on many Queensland schools and topics in education history are available for perusal.
School anniversary booklets have been collected for many Queensland State Schools. Search the online catalogue by school name for holdings.
A large collection of photographs depicting schools and many aspects of Queensland educational history is held. Copies of historical photographs are available on request.
Kits of selected educational artefacts, including slates and slate pens, teaching aids, and charts are available for loan to Queensland State Schools celebrating anniversaries.
Education history services are available to:
- Queensland State Schools
- Employees of Education Queensland.
Extensive information about education history in Queensland is available on the Education history pages of the Library Services website.
For more information, please contact the Library.