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Venue hire at Auckland Museum
You are welcome to consult original material from our Documentary Heritage collections in the Research Library, which is open by appointment.
To maximise the use of your time, please give us at least two working days' notice; this allows us to provide a more efficient service, and means that we can have material prepared before you arrive.
Please do a preliminary search on Collections Online for the material you wish to order, and contact us if you require any guidance on the size or scope of a particular collection.
To book a time to visit, please use our contact form: choose "Documentary Heritage," then "Research" from the options, then complete the form that appears.
At right: Menu card for dinner aboard the RRS Discovery. British National Antarctic Expedition (1901–04). EPH-SCI-8-5.
Researchers are asked to abide by the following guidelines, which govern the handling and use of documentary-heritage material:
At right: Prospectus for the 1971 season of the Auckland Football Association Club. EPH-HRC-7-37.