J.C. Beaglehole Room

The J.C. Beaglehole Room is the home of the Library’s unique and heritage collections, preserved for current and future research.

The J.C. Beaglehole Room (JCBR) is open Tuesday to Thursday, 10 am–4:30 pm and is located on Level 4 of the Kelburn Library, access via the south stairwell and lifts.

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Finding and requesting J.C. Beaglehole Room resources

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More about the collection

An overview of some of the many and varied collections in the J.C. Beaglehole Room.

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Special Collections items can only be consulted in the J.C. Beaglehole reading room.