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Local Links

  • Air Force Museum
    The Air Force Museum's website has a section dedicated to education, with resources for students from pre-school through to Year 13.

  • Canterbury History Teachers Association
    This is the website of the local branch of the History Teachers' Association, and contains links to resources, news about the CHTA and contact information.

  • Canterbury Museum
    The Canterbury Museum's website contains information on the institution itself, its exhibitions and contact details for the Documentary Research Centre, where private manuscripts and archives are held.

  • Christchurch City Libraries
    This site provides web access to the library's online database, as well as local history resources and access to premium news and search sites, using your Library Card PIN.

National Links

  • The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
    As well as introducing the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa's events and exhibitions, there are also sections on this site dedicated to kids and learning.

  • The National Library
    This site provides instruction on how to use the Library's collection, enables visitors to search its holdings, and has links to digital collections including 'Papers Past' - digital copies of 19th century newspapers.

  • The New Zealand Qualifications Authority
    Unit and Achievement Standards can be downloaded from here.

  • Te Kete Ipurangi - The Online Learning Centre
    Te Kete Ipurangi is an initiative of the Ministry of Education; essentially a portal focussed on the needs of teachers, it provides access to resources, news, contacts and links on all things education in New Zealand.

  • NZ History
    Among other services, this site has an exhibition area covering topics such as New Zealand at War and Politics and Government; also available online is the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, which can be linked to directly as

  • National Register of Archives and Manuscripts
    This site can be used to search archival collections held in museums, local government bodies, libraries, historical societies, community repositories, and in-house business, educational, religious and sporting archives throughout New Zealand.