Recommended information websites




Recommended information websites 

 

Below are a collection of links to websites that have a wealth of information.Click on the icon to go straight to site.




 http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/New Zealand history online. Learn more about NZ topics, events, people and places


www.nhc.net.nz/indexNatural Heritage Collection - information about endangered NZ species


 http://anyquestions.co.nz/Online schoolwork or homework help for New Zealand school students. Via the website, you can log on between 1pm and 6pm Monday to Friday and talk to a real person about your schoolwork. Trained librarians there to help.






Anzac Day resources

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New Zealand History Online – Anzac Day
This section on New Zealand History Online provides a range of resources about Anzac Day. The site offers classroom ideas and a media gallery.

View from Anzac Cove.

A guide to Anzac Day for New Zealanders
This site provides a comprehensive look at Anzac Day with information about the Gallipoli campaign and Anzac Day today.

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Returned Services' Association
The RSA website has an Anzac Day section with historical information and upcoming commemoration events. Messages of remembrance can be left on a virtual remembrance wall.

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New Zealand On Screen
This Anzac Day collection brings together over forty titles covering Kiwis at war. Iconic documentaries and films tell stories of terrible cost, heroism, and kinship.

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New Zealand Archives film, Digistore resource 80334
This item is a short black and white film about Anzac Day commemorations in Wellington in 1950. Please note that you need to join and log in to Digistore to access resources in the collection.

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Christchurch City Libraries – Anzac Day
This children's page from the Christchurch City Libraries website provides information about Anzac Day and lists related books, resources, and websites.

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National Library Anzac gallery
In this gallery you will find a range of primary sources relating to the New Zealand Anzac experience. These images range from paintings and photographs to letters and cartoons.

Famous New Zealanders links

  

http://www.nzedge.com/legends/ 

http://natlib.govt.nz/schools/topics/57db35c31257574235002268/famous-new-zealanders 

 

Famous/leaders worldwide links

 

http://www.ducksters.com/biography/

http://gardenofpraise.com/leaders.htm

http://www.biographyonline.net/people/famous-100.html