Posts Tagged ‘library’

Bringing History Alive

Bringing History Alive

At the beginning of the 1990s, alumnus David Verran (MA Hons 1973) had just started working in Auckland Public Library’s New Zealand and Pacific section when he began fielding enquiries about the city’s historic Symonds Street cemetery.

‘Book warehouse’ now knowledge business

‘Book warehouse’ now knowledge business

The University library is striding into the digital age with Janet Copsey at the helm. She talks to Bill Williams.

A rare bookman

A rare bookman

The inimitable Iain Sharp is one of new Zealand’s top book reviewers, writers and an entertaining raconteur to boot. He spins a yarn (or two) with Nicholas Reid.