Our services for researchers
From Monday 14 February, the reading rooms will be closed on Mondays. This is a temporary measure to help us manage the impact of COVID-19. Find out more
The Alexander Turnbull Library provides world-class research services. Turnbull Library staff are experts in all kinds of topic areas, and research in general.
We've got it all. Very nearly, anyway. Books, newspapers, photos, databases, cd-roms, vinyl, journals...
Register and request
Register to use the collections, and then order your research materials.
Use our research guides to start your online research, subjects include family history, whakapapa, Pasifika.