Reference Library

One of the roles that HOPE Inc. fulfils is to be a conduit for information about sustainability for the householder and transition towns, plus much more.

Library Opening Hours

HOPE’s office is open every Monday from 9am to 5pm; with the library resources available at the same time. Other times by appointment only. Phone the office on 07 4639 2135 to signal your interest in coming along for a chat or to access the library.

Categories List

Australian Natural Resources Atlas

Biodiversity — inc. threatened species loss

Gene Technology

Climate (various aspects)

Earth Charter

Energy — Fossil Fuels vs Renewables

Great Barrier Reef

Gov't — Local, State & Federal

- Legislation

- Reports

Landcare — NRM

Mining + CSG Mining

Murray-Darling Basin Authority


- Gardening - organics, permaculture

- Inside Waste

- Misc'

- Waste Management & Environment (WME)

- Wildlife


- Australian Conservation Foundation

- Beyond Zero Emissions

- Condamine Alliance

- Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) Qld

- Gene Ethics Network

- Qld Conservation Council

- Qld Murray-Darling Committee

- Qld Water and Land Carers

- Wide World Fund for Nature (WWF)

Pollution — air, water & land

Social Justice

State of the Environment

Sustainability (various aspects)

Transition Towns

Waste management & minimisation