WW100
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Anzac Day and Gallipoli

Learn more about the origins of Anzac Day and find library resources about the Anzacs and Gallipoli.

Exhibit

World War One at home and at the front

Visit Central Library Peterborough to view this exhibition of uniforms, equipment, photographs, publications, badges and letters.

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Military historian Peter Hart interview

Find out more about the First World War - Librarian Kat Moody interviews Peter Hart, Oral Historian at the Imperial War Museum.

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Remembering the First World War 1914-18

Explore our resources on the First World War as New Zealand commemorates WW100 - the First World War centenary.

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Finding your First World War soldier

Now is the ideal time to start some research into those who served in the First World War.

New
Community
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New Central Library

Kia ora. Take a look at your New Central Library.

Halswell
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Welcome to Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre

Welcome to Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre - The new library, pool and community facility currently under construction in Halswell.

CINCH: Community Information Christchurch
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CINCH Community Information Christchurch

Visit CINCH, a one-stop online community directory with thousands of community organisations, clubs and continuing education providers.

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Services for older adults

Find out about library services and resources for older adults.

World Languages collection
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World Languages Collection

Books in Afrikaans, Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Thai, and Vietnamese.

E-Resources
Online Resource
Dragonsource - Chinese eMagazines

300种在线中文期刊, 支持简体和繁体, 提供原貌版, 文本版和语音版阅读!

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Kids' reading eResources

Reading is more fun with our eResources for kids.

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Lynda.com

Access to the Lynda.com video library of courses and tutorials on software, technology, creative and business skills.

Online Resource
National Geographic Virtual Library

Access to the digital archive of the world-renowned magazine National Geographic from 1888 to the current issue.

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Advice on choosing an eBook device

Find out how to pick an eReader that you can use to download library eBooks.

Kids
Libraries
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Holiday programmes and events April 2015

Find out what's on in Christchurch for kids this school holidays.

Library kids
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New titles for kids

Browse the latest books and DVDs for kids.

Reading to dogs
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Reading to dogs

Book a session at a library - your child can read to a furry friend and have fun while improving their reading skills.

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Babytime and Storytime 2015

Find out the dates and times of our popular Babytime and Storytime sessions which restart on Monday 9 February.

Matariki Stars
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Te Ao Māori

Kia ora. Here are some ka pai Māori resources for tamariki. Get crafty, read and learn Te Reo Māori, and explore.

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Live Online

We can answer your questions and help you find what you need - chat online with a librarian now.

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Auckland Writers Festival 2015

Christchurch City Libraries connects you with Auckland Writers Festival held from 13 to 17 May at the Aotea Centre.

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Scratch and grab

Thinking of taking on some egg laying devices? Still sitting on the roost perhaps? Bibliobishi is besotted with the big footed raiders...

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Freegal

We love picking Freegal tracks each week - free MP3 downloads for your listening pleasure!

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Literary Prizes and Book Awards

Explore the best in fiction and non-fiction. We list the winners and nominees for a range of book prizes and awards.

Māori
Rehua Marae
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Tī Kōuka Whenua

Explore the vibrant past of Christchurch and the wider Canterbury region that extends back many hundreds of years before 1850.

Te Matatini
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Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival

Find out about the winning kapa haka teams from Te Matatini Kapa Haka Festival.

Kapa haka
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Kapa haka

Lots of people were wowed by Te Matatini National Kapa Haka Festival. Find out more about kapa haka.

Te Reo
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Toku ara o te reo Māori - te reo journey

Masha's journey from Slovenian, to English, to Te Reo Māori.

Te Whata Raki
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Te Whata Raki

Come and discover Te Whata Raki. Learn about some traditional stories, told through waiata, pictures and other web resources.

Christchurch
WORD Christchurch
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WORD Christchurch Autumn Season

WORD Christchurch - in association with Auckland Writers Festival - is bringing 6 top authors to town for its Autumn Season 13 to 17 May.

Spectrum Street Art
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Spectrum Street Art Festival

Oi You presents Spectrum Street Art Festival in Christchurch. Explore our street art resources, with a focus on the local.

How to be a feminist
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Feminism is a feminist issue

A report on How to be a feminist panel, International Women’s Day, Sunday 8 March. Presented by WORD Christchurch and UC College of Arts.

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Christchurch Street and Place Names

Discover the origins of our Christchurch street and place names.

Staff List
Canterbury writers

Authors with a Canterbury connection.

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