Bill Laxon Maritime Library
The Bill Laxon Maritime Library is a reference only library, with a comprehensive collection including:
If you would like to access the library's collections for research, you can visit the library on Thursdays 10am-4pm, or by appointment - firstname.lastname@example.org Mondays - Wednesdays.
An entry fee of $10.00 is payable at the Museum's front of house.
If you would like to request that research be undertaken on your behalf, please complete a research enquiry form and we'll be in contact with you within three working days.
Research fees apply.
|Research fee||First 15 mins free
After that, $30.00 per half hour
|Document scanning||$30.00 per half hour (for multiple documents)|
|Document copying||$30.00 per half hour (for multiple documents)
20 cents / page (A3/A4 b&w)
40 cents / page (A3/A4 b&w)
|On-site photography using own camera||Photography allowed for many library and archival items, with staff guidance. Some restrictions may apply.|
|High-res scanned image for private or research use||$5.00 per image (subject to copyright)|
|High-res scanned image for use in a book or serial offered for sale||$25.00 per image (subject to copyright)|
|High-res scanned image for use in a video, CD-Rom, DVD, TV programme or film||$35.00 per image|
Looking for information about an ancestor's immigration voyage?
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Contact the library
Phone (09) 373 0810
New Zealand Maritime Museum, Level 2.