Women Rule!

Actually they do now with our new Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. So if you want to find out more about role of women in history, then we have two excellent new eResources just for you. The Women's Studies Collection From Bridget Williams Books, we have a collection of New Zealand women's history and publishing. It…
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World Standards Day 14 October

Every year since 1970 World Standards Day has been celebrated to raise awareness among regulators, industry and consumers on the importance of standardisation to the global economy. The day is an opportunity to pay tribute to the collaborative efforts of the thousands of experts worldwide who develop the standards. This year the theme for World…
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Big Library Read – The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett

What Happened to Lizzie Lovett?  A mystery that Christchurch City Libraries borrowers can unravel by participating in the world’s largest global eBook reading club Big Library Read from OverDrive. Chelsea Sedoti’s debut young adult novel, The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett, has been selected as the featured title for millions of readers around the world…
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The Mud Club: Gardening eBooks

The Mud Club: Gardening eBooks List created by ChristchurchLib Gardening inspiration to get you back in the garden this spring. A selection of gardening themed eBooks from container gardening to landscaping, organic gardening and even gardening for kids. On Guerrilla Gardening Gardening Lab for Kids Greenhouse Gardening Organic Gardening for Dummies Container Gardening for All…
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Together We Read – Once Lost

Together We Read allows readers across Australia and New Zealand to borrow the eBook Once Lost simultaneously for free. For a two-week period beginning today, you can borrow the eBook Once Lost by Ber Carroll. There will be no waiting for this popular modern family story.  Once Lost is about two women, Louise and Emma…
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School Holiday Survival

The school holidays are fast approaching and I have to keep my children entertained for two weeks, oh please help me!! I have actually come up with a plan, so I thought I would share it in case you need help too. KidsFest – thank goodness someone thought of the parents! I will book children…
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