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Te Tumu Herenga | Libraries and Learning Services

Detail from Alison Pickmere and Doreen Blumhardt exhibition catalogue

Tracing the work of Auckland painter and printmaker Alison Pickmere highlights the rich and interwoven nature of our collections.

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Summer opening hours and locations of our libraries and information commons.

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Have a question, or need help with some of our services? Ask us.

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Explore our vast variety of scholarly and cultural collections, information and resources.

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Find out about the process for setting up your library account and borrowing and requesting items.

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Read about what's going on at the library, including our latest news, notices and major events.

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Paul Beadle was the first Professor of the Elam School of Fine Arts. He also served with the Royal Navy during World War II.

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Meet and talk with local New Zealanders and speak English in an engaging safe space.

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