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Digitising the wartime diaries of Norman Gray.
One of the most exciting events in New Zealand publishing in 2015 was the launch of Marcus King, the major new book by Peter Alsop and Warren Feeney, published by Potton & Burton.
Celebrating the legacy of Douglas Lilburn.
Samoan newspapers make the first Pacific additions to Papers Past.
Working together to preserve New Zealand’s musical memory.
There’s a lot to do if we want universal access to all knowledge.
A look, by the numbers, at our progress in digitising newspapers.
Digitising World War One letters and diaries, finding humour and heartbreak.
The results of our book digitisation pilot are ready for you to download and read.
Follow the journeys of Walter Mantell from Kaiapoi to Otago with a stopoff in Digitalville.