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The Library's Wellington building will be closed on Monday, January 23 for Wellington Anniversary Day.
We open again on January 24.
Auckland and Christchurch will be open as normal.
Maps help us understand our past and present, and can even help us make sense of our the future.
The cartography of New Zealand - on now at the National Library in Wellington.
A recently digitised gem from New Zealand’s musical past.
Oral history advice and workshops to get you started, or hone your skills.
Get National Library materials sent to your local library by making an interloan request.