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Research guides

Whakapapa — Tuesday, August 21, 2018

This research guide describes whakapapa records held by Archives New Zealand.

D2 Land - Dunedin — Friday, July 6, 2018

This guide contains a glossary of terms that often appear when researching land records.

This guide describes family history resources researchers can find in our Dunedin office.

Personal Identity — Wednesday, June 20, 2018

This research guide describes records relating to: Births, Deaths and Marriages, Intentions to Marry, Coroner's Inquests, probates, and…

Art - Wellington — Thursday, May 31, 2018

This research guide describes the major collections of artworks held at the Wellington office of Archives New Zealand.

Citizenship — Tuesday, May 15, 2018

This research guide describes records in our Wellington office relating to: citizenship, naturalisation, aliens, Chinese records.

Film — Friday, April 20, 2018

This research guide describes audio-visual material held by Archives New Zealand.

Law and the Courts - Wellington — Thursday, April 12, 2018

This research guide describes civil and criminal court records held at the Wellington office of Archives New Zealand.

Education — Tuesday, February 27, 2018

This research guide describes records relating to: the Department of Education, education boards, teachers and universities.

Mental Health — Tuesday, February 27, 2018

This research guide describes mental health records held in Archives New Zealand's Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin offices.