Have you been inspired and want to learn more about topics explored at the Auckland Museum? Come and visit the Museum Library and read more about them.
Browse the latest book arrivals, many of which are found on the new books display in the Library Reading Room.
This includes new performing arts titles Floating Islanders: Pasifika theatre in Aotearoa by Lisa Warrington and David O'Donnell, Immersive theatre: engaging the audience edited by Josh Machamer, and Mixit : it's all of us by Wendy Preston.
Explore the life of John Logan Campbell in Reminiscences of a long life, edited and introduced by R.C.J. Stone, and geology in Bruce Hayward’s Out of the ocean, into the fire : history in the rocks, fossils and landforms of Auckland, Northland and Coromandel.
Other new titles include A short history of the New Zealand Wars by Gordon McLauchlan, Strangers arrive : emigres and the arts in New Zealand, 1930-1980 by Leonard Bell and Make her praises heard afar: New Zealand women overseas in World War One by Jane Tolerton.
These books are reference-use only for the public, but can be browsed and enjoyed in the Library Reading Room on the second floor.