The Society's library is open to the public but only members may borrow from it. The library holds a good selection of geographical books, maps, magazines and audiovisual items. Members can arrange loans by e-mail, phone, fax or in person. They may also request subject listings of books.
The book collection specializes in Queensland - particularly exploration and early settlement, and regional studies of Queensland. The Society holds a wide range of topographic and thematic maps of Queensland. It also holds a wide selection of National Geographic maps, many of which have graphic material on the reverse. Popular geographical magazines in the library include:
The library also holds geographic education journals, including some which contain examples of teaching material:
Some classroom audiovisual material (mainly videos) is available for loan.