This website is a cross-collection search site, constructed to make it easier for you to get into the National Library and Turnbull Library collections.
Material held by the National Library and the Alexander Turnbull Library. Books, photos, maps, drawings, paintings, music, video, and more.
Topic-based advice to help you use the Library collections, including family history, whakapapa, children's literature, and more.
Our copyright and privacy statements, and also include information on re-use of our materials.
Where to find us, and how to get in touch.
Many items in our collections can be borrowed by interloan through your local library.
Copies of most items in our collections can be made or supplied, within the limitations of the Copyright Act 1994 and our own copyright guidelines.
We are always pleased to consider items for donation to the collections. When you offer us items, we consider them in relation to:
The Alexander Turnbull Library research services support our users to find, access, and effectively use resources held in the National Library and Alexander ...
Some of the more significant accessibility barriers still found throughout the site. We are actively working to correct these issues.
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Welcome! Timeframes has a new look. Search here to find, view, and order images from the Alexander Turnbull Library.
Publications New Zealand contains descriptions of books, periodicals, films, music and other material published in New Zealand, or with a significant New Zea...
Build reports that list the latest additions to PubsNZ, works by a particular author, or works that match a particular subject.
Request a Cataloguing in Publication entry for your publication, using our online form.
Request an International Standard Number for your publication with our online form.
Nominate a website for inclusion in the New Zealand Web Archive, using our online form.
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