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Don’t panic!: Celebrating Douglas Adams Don’t panic!: Celebrating Douglas Adams

On 25 May, 'Towel Day' we celebrate the life and work of Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy author, Douglas Adams.
On 25 May, 'Towel Day' we celebrate the life and work of Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy author, Douglas Adams.

Tina Shaw: Echoes of real things Tina Shaw: Echoes of real things

Our interview with YA author Tina Shaw. She talks about her latest novel, Ursa, which is set in an "mirror version" of Nazi Germany.
Our interview with YA author Tina Shaw. She talks about her latest novel, Ursa, which is set in an "mirror version" of Nazi Germany.

Reading Guide: Indiana Jones Novels Reading Guide: Indiana Jones Novels

Find out more about the Indiana Jones novels with Derek's reading guide to the series.
Find out more about the Indiana Jones novels with Derek's reading guide to the series.

Human rights following atrocity Human rights following atrocity

Speeches made by national and international human rights leaders in response to the attacks on mosques in Christchurch on 15 March 2019.
Speeches made by national and international human rights leaders in response to the attacks on mosques in Christchurch on 15 March 2019.

Earth Day, Every Day for Canterbury Kids Earth Day, Every Day for Canterbury Kids

By Kimccl
Love the Earth? Earth Day is celebrated globally on 22 April each year - find out more about good environmentally-focused stuff for kids.
Love the Earth? Earth Day is celebrated globally on 22 April each year - find out more about good environmentally-focused stuff for kids.

Tornado damage to a house in Halswell Tornado damage to a house in Halswell

Damage to the exterior of a Halswell house at 8 Kinrana Place caused by a tornado, 20 January 1983. An image from the Discovery Wall.
Damage to the exterior of a Halswell house at 8 Kinrana Place caused by a tornado, 20 January 1983. An image from the Discovery Wall.

NZ Music Month 2019 NZ Music Month 2019

By Moata
Find out what is happening at Christchurch City Libraries this NZ Music Month.
Find out what is happening at Christchurch City Libraries this NZ Music Month.

Naxos Music Library World Naxos Music Library World

We are very excited to announce our latest music eResource - Naxos Music Library World. It's a celebration of musical diversity.
We are very excited to announce our latest music eResource - Naxos Music Library World. It's a celebration of musical diversity.

Winner of The Star Nintendo competition Winner of The Star Nintendo competition

Sarah van Houten, age 10, with her prize, a Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in 1990. An image from the Discovery Wall.
Sarah van Houten, age 10, with her prize, a Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in 1990. An image from the Discovery Wall.

The choppy waters of Pacific exploration The choppy waters of Pacific exploration

By Moata
Moata reviews Sea People: In Search of the Ancient Navigators of the Pacific, a highly readable history of Pacific exploration.
Moata reviews Sea People: In Search of the Ancient Navigators of the Pacific, a highly readable history of Pacific exploration.

RBdigital Comics RBdigital Comics

Calling all comic book fans! We have a new eComic collection RBdigital Comics - a collection of great comics including Marvel titles.
Calling all comic book fans! We have a new eComic collection RBdigital Comics - a collection of great comics including Marvel titles.

Public forums at Tūranga Public forums at Tūranga

Have your say. The Public Inquiry into the Earthquake Commission is having public forums, & group discussions with Dame Silvia Cartwright.
Have your say. The Public Inquiry into the Earthquake Commission is having public forums, & group discussions with Dame Silvia Cartwright.

Podcast - Placemaking Podcast - Placemaking

Human rights radio show Speak up - Kōrerotia with an episode about placemaking, and related titles on open spaces and urban sociology.
Human rights radio show Speak up - Kōrerotia with an episode about placemaking, and related titles on open spaces and urban sociology.

Goodbye Chancery Lane Goodbye Chancery Lane

Joyce uncovers the history of Chancery Lane and Arcade, including burning sportswear, awful 1980s decor and marauding cyclists.
Joyce uncovers the history of Chancery Lane and Arcade, including burning sportswear, awful 1980s decor and marauding cyclists.

Read me a story! Story Box Library Read me a story! Story Box Library

If the tamariki in your life love stories, try this collection of videos of stories being read by authors, actors, comedians, and more.
If the tamariki in your life love stories, try this collection of videos of stories being read by authors, actors, comedians, and more.

Haynes Manuals AllAccess Haynes Manuals AllAccess

Do you like tinkering with cars, scooters, & motorbikes? Haynes Manuals AllAccess gives you access to over 600 online motor manuals.
Do you like tinkering with cars, scooters, & motorbikes? Haynes Manuals AllAccess gives you access to over 600 online motor manuals.
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