About the Library

Contact Details

Christchurch City Libraries
work PO Box 73045,
Christchurch 8154,
New Zealand.
workp: +64-3-941-7923

Library Events 2000

Books for Babies Anniversary

Celebrating the 10th birthday of Christchurch City Libraries' Books for Babies project which began in 1990, International Literacy Year.


To help celebrate the 150th anniversary of the settlement of the Canterbury province, Christchurch City Libraries launched "Imprints", a digital history archive, in December 2000.

Library Rebranding

A new name and a new look for Christchurch City Libraries.

LIANZA 2000 Conference

15-18 October 2000

The theme for this years LIANZA conference was "Exceeding Expectations: ka Whaia te Paetawhiti". Several library colleagues presented papers.

Anne Anderson
The Power of Partnership
Debbie Dawson
How to Develop Knowledge and Learning in Your Library Team
McMillan, Dawn
Getting Connected: New Ways to Attract the Young
McMillan, Dawn
Taking up the Challenge: How can Libraries Teach Information Skills to Children
Moore, Robyn
Youth Participation: Grow it or Kill it – The Formula for Both